Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Slow As Sap

Hey, remember the First Annual Rantwick Autumn Tree Smackdown? Remember how 3 lucky entrants won the awesome prize of a tiny bottle of the very best maple syrup I could find? Remember when I wrote "Congratulations you 3! Send a note to rantwick at gmale dawt cawm with your maple syrup shipping address and I will get to work."? Well, RTP, Big Oak and Paddy Anne all diligently supplied me with their addresses and I did get to work:

Those stubby tubes are from special light bulbs for photography we don't do much of any more. The longer box is from a neat thing my brother and his wife sent to the kids called a "drawdio" or Theremin. They all contain the same thing:

big picture, tiny bottle

Trouble is, that's where my work stopped. These three ready-to-go packages sit on my dining room table even as you read this. With God (or whatever floats your heartfelt pledge boat) as my witness, I'll get 'em shipped today.

Yer Pal,
 R A N T W I C K


Anonymous said...

Gosh Golly! and here I thought my postman had made off with it. I'm looking forward to its arrival, Thank you again!

Rat Trap Press said...

I had waffles this morning topped with an inferior, sub-par, mass produced American syrup. I raised my fist and cursed you.

Actually I did have waffles but there was no cursing. Take your time.

Big Oak said...

Not a problem. When the syrup arrives, though, I'm making a big stack of pancakes and I'm going to drown them in Canadian goodness!

Steve A said...

I'm going to TJ Maxx and getting some of "the real stuff." Rantwick knows of what I speak...

limom said...

A theremin!
I need one!
For blogging special effects don't you know.

GreenComotion said...

I think I know what Steve's talkin' about also :)

Peace yo :)

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