For years I had been promised a brand new kitchen and had all however given up hope of getting it. The outdated kitchen was outdated with brown colored cabinets that I had painted white. Mice have been frequent guests, though there gave the impression to be no means they may get in. Spiders have been typically hunted down and cockroaches had began showing out of nowhere. The cabinet tops have been at all times in want of cleansing and every thing was simply inconvenient for my age.At some point a person got here to measure up for the brand new kitchen. Hooray, I assumed, as he wrote down his figures and mentioned color schemes, and so forth. he gave me a time of about six weeks for the job to begin. As that point got here and went I had truly forgotten about it.Some months later a physician handled my extraordinarily painful foot with an injection of the cells he had taken from my very own blood (stem-cells). He was making an attempt to cease the ache and despatched me dwelling with strict directions to relaxation the foot for an excellent 24 hours or so for the remedy to work correctly.Barely had I stumbled into the home and sat down when the cellphone rang. It was the man to do the kitchen. It was Wednesday and he knowledgeable me they have been approaching the next Friday to begin work. What! I begged for extra time, figuring out that all the kitchen needed to be packed up.He mentioned they may not wait as a result of they already had the kitchen on the truck and on its means down from Sydney and they’d have no-where to retailer it. It needed to be began on Friday.From that second on and for the subsequent day and a half I rushed round on my foot packing issues into packing containers, loading furnishings and different issues into the spare bed room, and eventually emptying the fridge and loading its contents into an esky. By Friday I used to be nearly a cot case after they arrived proper on time at 7.30 a.m.They began by hauling out the cabinets and sink. It was then that the large shock got here. Behind the cabinets there was no wall. A big gaping gap went straight into what would have been the wall cavity and naturally right here is the place the vermin have been coming into the home.The big pantry that had been put in a number of earlier was to be stored and moved to the opposite facet of the eating room the place it could possibly be utilised as a stitching cabinet. The lads hauled it into place nevertheless it wasn’t fastened. Later that evening as I walked previous it down it got here proper on prime of me. Pinned between the cabinet and packing containers of stuff from the kitchen I used to be trapped.Slowly I managed to seize a chair and pull myself out however then one other dilemma. Every thing was locked up together with the facet gates and entrance gate. The keys have been on the opposite facet and so was the cellphone. Nonetheless trapped by my circumstances I gingerly needed to crawl over the heavy pantry cabinet to get to the opposite facet.Lastly, all was performed and I have a look at the brand new kitchen. No extra vermin are available in, all of the holes within the wall have been coated or repaired, and the brand new cabinets attain to the ceiling so their tops by no means want cleansing. The attractive new kitchen is a pleasure to work in and the additional room it has given me is marvellous.Regardless of the ache and the cabinet falling on me the hassle was effectively price it. A brand new dishwasher and micro-wave have been additionally put in and it’s so good now it made a brand new girl of me.