Friday, March 19, 2010

mapping out my movements

Am going to go here for a few pints after work:

Oh, and I went for dinner with the Brit here:

Took a walk along here with Poen:
Where I went last night for a celebratory glass of wine (or two) with the Brit:

Why am I celebrating?

Because I can get a working visa for the UK.
They've changed the points requirements, and I am so unbelievably chuffed.

After months of not knowing what to do or whether I'd ever be able to transfer here, it might even be an option now. A serious one.

Why is that so cool?
One reason - on St Patrick's Day, they had dude's dressed up in green and Guinness hats, handing out vouchers for free pints of the brown stuff for various pubs across London. The one little leprechaun took a liking to me/my accent (?), and handed me three. Three free pints in London is nothing to sneeze at.

Imagine that. Free beer, and until anyone gets pissed, no bunfighting. Imagine that.


cassey said...

Most cool indeed. Hope the rest of the trip is fun. :)

zuzula said...

YAY! fabulous news - congrats.

Peas on Toast said...

Thanks guys :)

DelBoy said...

A very good friend of mine used to be the manager of "The Rising Sun"!! We had many a wild night/lock-in there including a Christmas party in 1996!

Small world!

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