The past few days were... Interesting. I mean that in the Chinese proverb sense of the word. wibble_puppy and I worked long hours, postponed my return home, got repeatedly soaked in rain and brake fluid, drank massive quantities of tea, and went through the depths of despair together. We emerged from the experience tired, covered in scratches and bruises, stronger, happier, and clutching a shiny green piece of paper with "MOT Test certificate" printed at the top. I would do it again without a moment's hesitation.