Harry Potter Disappointment

My copy of the latest Harry Potter book didn’t arrive this morning when it was supposed to, even though I’d ordered it back in February from Amazon. A Royal Mail van turned up with a parcel but there was only one and it was for Kat (my old housemate).

I’m very disappointed in both Amazon and Royal Mail – if I’d known this was going to happen I would have queued outside a bookshop last night. Now I’m going to have to become a hermit just to avoid all the reviews and spoilers that are already abound in every kind of media imaginable, not to mention word of mouth. I almost didn’t dare read the papers this morning. This sucks :(

   

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5 Comments »

  1. Dan Said,

    July 21, 2007 @ 5:00 pm

    They’re £5 at Morissons. Just to make you feel even worse.

  2. Kieran Said,

    July 21, 2007 @ 5:57 pm

    You’ll be pleased to know I do now in fact feel worse ;)

  3. me Said,

    July 21, 2007 @ 6:56 pm

    He dies in the end :) :)

  4. Kieran Said,

    July 23, 2007 @ 9:00 am

    The book has now arrived and I’m already avidly reading it

  5. Chris Worfolk Said,

    July 24, 2007 @ 2:39 pm

    You could have queued at the bookshop at midnight but that would be taking the geek image a little far. I waited till 2:30am to go ;).

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