Before/After: The Saga Of The Clock

For as long as I’ve known Susan she’s had a wonderfully oversized classic London Market  clock hanging on the dining room wall, but for the past year or so it’s becoming increasingly inconsistent in its time-keeping capabilities, finally quitting for good in November.

Thinking it was done for, I went ahead and got her a new clock for Christmas, only afterward investigating to see if a replacement movement was available for the old one.

Turns out it was, and it and when it arrived this past week I managed to install it without breaking anything. But since she liked the new dining room clock where it was the question became: where to put the old one?

And the answer to both of us was obvious; the stairway:

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Will Campbell arrived in town via the maternity ward at Good Sam Hospital way back in OneNineSixFour and has never stopped calling Los Angeles home. Presently he lives in Silver Lake with his wife Susan, their cat Rocky, dogs Terra and Hazel, and a red-eared slider turtle named Mater. Blogging since 2001, Will's web endeavors extend back to 1995 with laonstage.com, a comprehensive theater site that was well received but ever-short on capital (or a business model). The pinnacle of his online success (which speaks volumes) arrived in 1997, when much to his surprise, a hobby site he'd built called VisuaL.A. was named "best website" in Los Angeles magazine's annual "Best of L.A." issue. He enjoys experiencing (and writing about) pretty much anything creative, explorational and/or adventurous, loves his ebike, is a better tennis player than he is horr golfer, and a lover of all creatures great and small -- emphasis on "all."