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2.16.2008

Goodbye, Sweet Friend



Well. It was bound to happen sometime. Last week our beautiful little G4 was chugging along, merrily as ever, when - poof! - gone. Dead. Finito.

Just like that.

And it took four years of photographs and six days worth of downloaded music with it.

Drat.

So now we have a new (new-old) iMac, the G5. I will miss the G4 - its cute round bottom, its happy disposition.

But the G5 looks promising. Sleek. Updated operating system. Adorable red dictionary/thesaurus. I think we shall be fast friends. I will try not to judge it too harshly.

(Or its new friend, External Hard Drive.)


 


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