Endlich, and entirely by accident, I ended up in a position to take a picture of the spaceman in Kreuzberg. I’ve been admiring it from the train since I first moved to Berlin but have never quite had camera, time and geography coinciding helpfully until now. Just don’t tell me if you don’t like it as much as I do. I don’t want to hear it. I think he’s wunderbar.
ooh and I keep forgetting to give you an important newsflash:
The Bike is roadworthy! I picked it up on Tuesday evening, fixed the light on Thursday and now even the chain is working beautifully after its application of oil. Ok I haven’t ridden it much but I’m still feeling pretty bloody proud of myself. This truly has been a year of doing new things and overcoming small yet significant challenges. And big ones too actually. Hmm… Can anyone tell me how I take the next step? In which direction? Gaaaa…….