Boing said Zebedee!!!. Time for a new bed as a spring broke in the mattress, well it was almost as old as me and a health & safety risk :)

Boing said Zebedee!!!. Time for a new bed as a spring broke in the mattress, well it was almost as old as me and a health & safety risk  :)

The new bed arrived today, well it was there somewhere amongst all the packaging. I turned up the concentrator to the max, 5 litres and prepared for battle.

I fought hard and dirty through the layers of cardboard, polystyrene, polythene, sellotape, bubble wrap,etc and finally the metal frame of a bed appeared. Well I say a bed, it reminded me of the old meccano sets I used to play with many years ago for fun. This didn't look like it was going to be fun especially as I was already knackered just getting to it.

This bed had to be sorted and quick cus I was going to need a lie down to recover from assembling the dam thing.

All the parts were there and the tools required to put them together so it was down to whether my patients and body would hold out.

I huffed and puffed, coughed and spluttered, it was all very awkward with loads of bending which is something I really struggle with but finally I got there.

I'm off up the stairs now to try it out and It had better be good, if not then me and Mr Benson will be having a chat tomorrow :) .

Hopefully it'll be at least 10 years before Zebedee strikes again Boing!!!! Sleep well Healthunlockeders


Remember this anyone?

Tony :)

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  • Hahaha! Really enjoyed reading your post Tony! Made me laugh 😂😂😂😂

    Hope you followed the instructions ok when putting up the bed....... Can't have any accidents in the night........ The floor might not be too comfy.

    Congratulations on your struggle to get the bed built!👍 I'm sure you've made an excellent job of it.

    Sleep tight 😴😴😴

  • Hi jessy, I'll let you know about 9-10 oclock tomorrow morning how it went as I'm planning a lie in, well I think I earned don't you think. :) .

    Have a good night yourself :) .

  • Absolutely! You certainly deserve it! Sweet dreams 😀

  • Wishing u a good nights sleep tony, enjoyable dreams and a nice lie in, after all that u certainly deserve it 😴😴😴 xx Sonia xx

  • Sleep well, Dylan. xx

  • Like ok Man, you've spotted me in my previous job. Dall/Dylan the rock star.

    Well I am a bit of a carrot cruncher en I .

  • Dylan is a hippie, guitar playing rabbit - just reminds me of laid back Tony, singing along as he exercises. :)

  • Crumbs Tony, a well deserved lie in. You don't do things by halves do you.

    Naughty Dougal!

  • 5 years ago I could have built that bed in 30 mins, now it takes a couple of very hard going hours but you cant give in can you :) .

    I got a free exercise session and saved £50.00 so all's well en it. xxx

  • hope its comfy and you have a good nights sleep

  • I hope its comfy Tony. Enjoy your rest. You bought back some memories . Usually used to listen to this parody of magic roundabout, with friends after dinner and drinkies. I still think its funny, even when as now, i am sober. Love Margaret x

  • Pretty sure I've still got it on a vinyl LP in the loft somewhere along with funky moped etc.

    As you say still funny even though were both sober :) . x

  • Hope you had a good nights sleep.


  • Felt like I was freefalling :) if you know what I mean.

  • Sleep good Tony you deserve a nice long lay in and breakfast in bed to, sweet dreams!😴 zzzzzzzzz😀 huff 😉💤💤💤

  • Well Done Tony, I'm sure it was worth it in the end, and I bet the best nights you have had in a long time. " don't let the bed bugs bite " Neo.

  • Blimey Tony, why didn't you get one from a shop the constructs it for you. Good exercise though! You must be cream crackered after all that. Robin

  • Hope it's as enjoyable as the new one I had a month ago - heaven! Although... I had them put the bed together for me! Just as well as I can't even lift a corner of the mattress it's so heavy - thank goodness for fitted sheets!

  • Hope you had a wonderful sleep and your new bed well worth the effort etc. x

  • Well done Tony but remember what they say '' new bad new baby '' or is it new house new baby just be carful lol

  • My goodness,you do make new challenges for yourself all the time!

    I hope after all that hard work,you had a great nights sleep! Hopefully,the child bride didn't end up on the floor!

    You make me wonder,what you will come up with next time,young Tony!

    Take care,

    Hugs & love to you & the family,

    Wen xxxx

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