Good News/Bad News...
The battery in the mouse started blinking a small red light and finally stopped working.
A change of batteries and it was back up and running.
Because I am NOT a touch typist - more of a hunt and peck with a heavy hand - the gradual disappearance of the letters on key keys was becoming more than just a nuisance. Found my packet of vinyl stick-on letters and the 1/4" Helvetica looked right.
Larger, but much better.
This happens when you overuse the words East, Seat, Sate, Teas and Eats too often.
It came with a 10-year warranty.
The same HVAC tech had come the last few times but, today, his foot slipped while he was in the attic.
A hole was punched in the ceiling but he was not injured. Just embarrassed.
This was the first problem in about 26 inspection/adjustment bi-annual visits by the company that had installed it,
The attic pull-down ladder had been closed but she was curious.
Looking at the counter top and up at the hole,
Did I mention she misses nothing?
(Click on the photos for more details.)
Hopefully there will NOT be a picture of the cat attempting a high leap.
No problem though of that happening.
She's not allowed on the table.
Nor on the kitchen counters.