i sit here barefoot

i sit here (figuratively) barefoot. i was prepared to have my socks impressed off me, and it has happened. i got to home affairs a little later than usual today (only at 08h30) but it still only took 20 minutes for me to receive and sign for my new passport. I am nowe legally allowed…

passport ready. really??

according to the website of the department of home affairs, my passport is ready for collection. i applied on 12 November, and was told it would take 6 – 8 weeks. i shall have to go and establish this for myself in the morning. i am prepared to have my socks impressed off me…