If you have a felt roof for example and you don’t have a large leak, then it is sometimes possible to use the DIY sealant tubs that you can buy from most DIY shops. This can fix the leak semi permanently and people do sometimes get several years out of these sealant tubs. Ultimately you will need your roof replacing, but they can do the job if you’re in a bind and need to stop the leak quickly.
I’m surprised I never thought of this, either as a youngster or in my advanced years, or anywhere in between for that matter. Living in rural Ontario, I am surprised one of my adventurous friends never mentioned it. We often walked the tracks as a short cut from the school bus to home too.
> I wasn speaking of fiction in my original post. The purpose of fiction is to create an experience in the mind of the reader rather than to convey information. I agree with you that redundancy is a common problem even in “good” works of non fiction, though I think it sometimes a sign that one has approached a work too late, not that the work is generally poor.
Like McMurtry’s “Lonesome Dove,” the novel turned miniseries that brought the TV Western back from the dead, the spine of the “Buffalo Girls” story is friendship. In “Lonesome Dove,” it revolved around Texas Rangers Augustus McCrae and Woodrow F. Call.
“Boy howdy, this is a tough one,” Lohnes said. “I like the way Erica Enders has trended in Pro Stock. She was matching Jason Line blow for blow at Brainerd and just didn quite have enough in the Final. Eric Gerrard/Special to The StarEsther, a Golden Retriever. Brinton and Tina Sharman/Special to The StarCharlie, a Shih Tzu. Sandra Papineau/Special to The StarBlue, an American Bulldog.
A jump in healthcare stocks lifted European stock markets on Monday, with sentiment remaining cautious as companies prepared to report their worst quarterly earnings since the 2008 financial crisis due to the coronavirus pandemic.The pan European STOXX 600 index gained 0.2%, after ending Friday with its biggest two week percentage increase since 2015, on signs the health crisis was easing in hotspots Italy, France and Spain. Food and Drug Administration to conduct a randomized trial of malaria drug hydroxychloroquine against COVID 19.Roche, which is also testing an older medicine for signs it could be repurposed to tackle the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, rose 0.8%.The benchmark STOXX 600 remains down about 23% from its record high, and investors are bracing for a deep economic slump as evidence of the business damage from the pandemic piles up. Readings on April manufacturing from across the world are due on Thursday and are expected to hit recession era lows.flood of negative economic and corporate earnings figures that will reach us in the coming weeks should only slow the rally slightly, said Milan Cutkovic, market analyst at AxiCorp.lot of it is already priced in and investors are now focused on how the pandemic will be managed and whether companies have the right plan and necessary liquidity to withstand the storm.