Jen

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King’s Quest

Recently I’ve been replaying the original King’s Quest game (a nice game that really only takes about 30-40 minutes to play). I don’t have the ORIGINAL version, I have AGD’s revamp. For the longest time, I would only accumulate 156 of the possible 158 points and recently I figured out where those 2 missing points are, and the perfect spot to stand for catching the condor.

I re-recorded my walkthrough, with these two spots. Go here and the updated one is the second one listed as Quest For The Crown (after the link is an annotated Update)

For those two points not gathered in the original video, you have to take a bite out of the witch’s house. I don’t know if it matters if it’s after you defeat her or not, but I did it after she was defeated.

And if the condor spot isn’t noticeable in the video, let me explain. I know if you look closely enough, you can see 2 xes on the path (a light brown one and a shadowy black one), ignore both. Down and to the right a little is two small stones. Stand on them, then decrease speed and when the condor is around the cave doorway click on him with the hand icon.

Update: I opened the game and played to the witch’s house and knocked to make sure she was there, then took a bite out of her house. You get a message but not and endgame (I only did it twice though, so maybe more gets her outside, I’m not sure)

What A Week!!!!

This past work week is finally over and it couldn’t have happened fast enough.  The last few I have gotten a lot of hours…which the money is good, but the stress (people) and hours is rough on the body.

 

Today was a short day (and after the last two SUUUUUUUPER busy days, the shortness was welcome) and tomorrow is an old normal day, then I won’t be there for THREE days, and I. CAN’T.WAIT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Happy New Year!

Wishing Everyone a very Happy New Year 🙂

Wishing everyone a very Happy New Year 🙂

May 2019 be a much better year than 2018 was

Merry Christmas

I don’t know if I will get a chance to post online tomorrow with going out of town to visit family, so Merry Christmas 🎄

Heavy Heart

This past week has been a hard road. My dad was diagnosed with liver cancer (as mentioned in the last blog), which was listed as stage four and he was speculated 6-months or less to live. The day after that, he’d been moved to inpatient hospice. Two days after he was transferred there was when he passed away.

Yesterday was his viewing and today was his funeral. This has been a very heavy time, which I would never wish on anyone.

My dad and I didn’t always talk together about a lot, but I do miss him so very much, but I do have to say, I am glad he’s at peace and no longer in any pain.

Cancer

You never know the gravity of a disease until it touches you personally. I found that out the hard way this past month, with my dad’s brief battle with liver cancer.

At first, it seemed like he was walking slower and less energetic, but that could be said with age (he was 70), but then after the fair, it was worse. We thought it was a cold, the he had aches and a changed appetite, so it seemed like the flu…but when it never cleared, my mom got him into the doctor. 5 months ago at his last checkup his labs were normal, but this time his liver enzymes we’re 4 times what they should be and he ended up referring him to a specialist who found the ultimate cause…a tumor had engulfed almost this whole liver in the 2 weeks he was in the hospital. Another test confirmed it was stage 4, and as weak was he was (the cancer wasn’t his only problem, he was also anemic) chemo/radiation wouldn’t help, it would only make him die sooner. We moved him to hospice, where he was for only two days before he passed away at 1:20am on October 26, 2018.

Paul McCartney – Egypt Station

Today I just got Paul McCartney’s new CD, Egypt Station, and it was even better than I was even expecting. I loved almost every song! I do have to say Come On To Me is my favorite track (which I had heard and enjoyed that song before the CD came out, because he sang part of it on the episode of Carpool Karaoke he was on with James Corden

Douche-nozzles

For the longest time my home phone and internet has been bundled with CenturyLink (local phone company). July’s bill is what changed this. We received it on July 23 on it’s due date, and it was postmarked 2 days earlier. When they were called, they were very bitchy and snippy and blatantly blamed the postal service, claiming they must have held it there for three weeks (mind you, the envelope only had ONE post mark.

So, yet that day, we arranged to switch the home phone to Verizon (who our cell phones are from) and called Spectrum to put in high-speed internet (since Verizon can only do hotspots).

So far, having Verizon for the phone is good (we had to get a new phone set because the home phone box plugs into the phone with a jack and 3 of our wireless handset had jack ports, but thanks to Walmart’s Savings Catcher, the phones didn’t cost physical money)

Spectrum High Speed internet is SO much better than CenturyLink ever was. The area is larger (my cell gets wifi out in the yard and garage) and it seams faster and smoother.

:)

I saw a post in the “On This Day” section of Facebook that reminded me….Today is the 4-year anniversary of my interview at Burger King 😀

What’s new

It’s been a long-ass time since I’ve had the gumption to post…not a whole lot has been going on.

On the work-front I’ve been busy. Been getting roughly around 20-30 hours each week; the bigger of those weeks the money has been good. A few months ago I had my review and was awarded a raise (only 15 cents more an hour, but any is good…especially since in the four years I’ve been with Burger King, I’ve only had that one review).

On a personal-front, a few weeks ago, my family had our annual Cedar Point trip. It was great, though my vacation shoes has finally had their last year walking that much at a time (between the two days I walked a combined 32.43 miles, as per accumulated on my pedometer.) Yes there are some thing I would have liked to have done this year, but there’s always next year 🙂 The photos I did take are in the gallery.

The last few days, I’ve noticed my Galaxy tablet has been running sluggish and hot (it’s old), so I ordered a new one (and it’s cheaper than the old one was :D) It came today and I LOOOOOOOOOVE it 😀

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