no sleep. packed bag 5 times. still couldn’t fit everything in. finished packing in time to run out the door – bag ended up weighing over 25kg!
blizzard began 4am. left house 0530 to have ticket machine swallow debit card. back across the road & j brought out the other card. back to station in the snow in time to see first bank card being spit out. 0
0630 seven sisters – paid cash this time for tube and Gatwick express tickets
0800 gatwick – giant queue at security checking all belts & shoes
0900 at departure lounge
1200 plane departs on time
2030 arrive 1 hr early into Houston
see Friday's entry for the continuation....