Here's something you don't see everyday...

You may not know this, but about once or twice a month I run out of gas in the VW. This morning was another one of those days...ran out of gas on the way to work with two mangokids in the car. It is just part of classic VW ownership (they are quirky cars...with mine, it's a faulty fuel gauge and broken I try to drive by "the force" and "sense" when I am getting low on gas...typically I am pretty good, but occasionally I fail). Thankfully, I carry a spare tank of gas. So, today at lunch, I decided to run by and fill up the tank with gas.
I've been driving this car because it gets good gas mileage (and it's permanently topless...), but I still complain each time I pump 4.58/gal gas into the tank. Well, I am not going to complain as much anymore...because while I was filling up my car I looked over at the pump next to me and watched this guy pull up and hook up to the diesel...
Expensive Fill-Up
You would think they would have a special place to fill-up school buses? Since when do they drop by the local Shell station. I half-expected a fire truck to show up behind him and fill up as well.

Quietly Making Noise,


Andy Fletcher

Andy "Fletch" Fletcher has been married for the past 22 years. He and his wife Kendra are the proud parents of five sons and three daughters, all of whom keep them laughing and on their toes. During the day he can be found fixing people's teeth, but in his spare time you can find Fletch stretching out a pair of flip-flops, creating a new pizza recipe, playing the drums, or rescuing a piece of his tie-dye wardrobe from his wife's donation pile. You can find him online where he writes on his personal blog: theMangoTimes and cohosts with his wife on the podcast.