Monday, September 18, 2006

YES,Another One

Sat night (Sun morn) about 3.30 am gets a flag at the New Strand bus stop's,big guy door man size but dressed like a student,he says "Smithithdown Road mate or is that?" but b4 he could finish I said "sound ,that's ok" so off we set,then he says,"I fucked up their ye know mate,I got on the wrong buss and ended up in Bootle" "that's a bit of a downer then init"I reply...The guy goes quiet then and slopes down in his seat,as we are nearly their he says"yer I fucked up their mate I got on the 55 thet used to go to Gatacre (it didn't,its always went through Bootle to the Marion Square),ye know that Stand mate,that's where James Bulger got abducted".I say "ye,I know,I'm from Bootle,I was working on the night he went missing,I helped search for the lad and I followed the case"by this time we were reaching the end of Smithdown Road,so I ask "is it much further lad"THEN............................It HAPPENS..................................He says,"Er,I haven't got any money mate,but,if you've got a pen and paper,you can call back tomorrow and I'll pay you,I live at 25 lowerbridge....."But I didn't let him finish,I said "your taking the piss lad,you should have told me b4 you got in you had no money,youre going to have to give me something"so he says,"I've only got buttons"'no,I mean something valuble like a phone,ring watch or something""well take me to the house and I'll see what I can do"his house was about another 10 miutes drive,when we get their,he says"I'll see if my dad's in............. Then my luck was in he came out with 2 ten pound notes..............There is a god after all.

6 comments:

Munther said...

That was lucky mate, halfway through the post I was getting quite anxious and thinking "Oh god ! This is going to be bad" But that was lucky !:)

gazza27 said...

Wasent it,driving him to his house was a bad atmosphere,i was thinking if this goes off,the big bastard will kill me,but i lived another day to tell the tale lol.

tooners said...

I like your blog... interesting to read about your life and the goings on.

I might have to ask you now and again about certain words... I particularly liked "init"...

Thanks for stopping by my blog! :)

gazza27 said...

Thanx tooners,i liked your blog as well,i didnt realise i said "init" its just the way i talk LOL,ask anything,i may pick your brains about a few things.have a good Ramadan Kareem.

ByronB said...

Nearly restores your faith in human nature, eh?

Till the next time someone bilks you, anyway :)

gazza27 said...

HA-HA,Where have you bn?can we have a look at your sick note next time your away for so long LOL.