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to consider getting a taxi to work tomorrow at the cost of 20 quid?

(11 Posts)
nethunsreject Thu 25-Apr-13 18:11:00

I'm knackered, been off last few days ill. Normally it takes two buses and over an hour to get there. A taxi will cost £20 but take 15 mins and will save on my low energy reserve.

nethunsreject Thu 25-Apr-13 18:12:15

Oh, and no, can't really afford it but very very tempting anyway. It would not cause debt or starvation of kids etc, etc.

greenformica Thu 25-Apr-13 18:13:50

Do it.

BikeRunSki Thu 25-Apr-13 18:16:02

If no one's going to starve, and nothing awful will happen - no.bailiffs will be round or anything - then you can afford it. I'd do it.

expatinscotland Thu 25-Apr-13 18:16:38

Do it!

SomethingProfound Thu 25-Apr-13 18:16:45

If you can't afford to take another day off and it will enable you to get to work then personally I would do it.

However if you are still ill tomorrow could you stay home? As pushing yourself could prolong you being ill.

Hope you feel better soon.

HoHoHoNoYouDont Thu 25-Apr-13 18:29:28

Don't rush back if you're not 100% but if you really need to then def a taxi is in order. Buses at the best of times make me feel queasy and getting one when ill makes me feel blurghhhh.

MadameJosephine Thu 25-Apr-13 18:32:41

If you're not well enough to get the bus you probably shouldn't be going to work. If I were you I'd take the day off to top up your low energy levels and go back when you're feeling better.

nethunsreject Thu 25-Apr-13 18:36:20

Thanks for the replies! Yeah, I am going to have to go in really, but getting lots of rest at the weekend. Think I might do it!

Lizzylou Thu 25-Apr-13 18:37:29

Yes, take a taxi.
Hope you feel better soon.

Scholes34 Thu 25-Apr-13 19:34:36

No, get the buses to work . . . and a taxi home!

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