"Dave Smith" <[email protected]> wrote in message
news:47f952e7$0$7960$[email protected] ...
>I screwed up with the shopping this weekend. We often roast a chicken on
>Sundays, either a small one for a good feed for two or a large one to have
>a good feed and leftovers. This week I bough a small one. I was quite
>happy to hear my wife offer to look after dinner tonight, but was puzzled
>when she said she could not find the chicken. I went to look in the
>fridge, in the fridge freezer and in the chest freezer. No chicken.
> I was sure that I had bought one. I usually put the groceries in the back
> seat, but I remembered that this week I had put them in the trunk. So I
> went out to the car and checked the trunk. That's where my chicken was. If
> this had happened a week ago it would not have been a problem, but Spring
> arrived this weekend, and the chicken had been in the trunk of the car for
> two warm days. The bird had cost me $6.15, and it didn't take much to
> convince me that it was not worth risking.
I think a call out for pizza might have been necessary as well as an air out
of the car.