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My first parking thread!

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SharronNeedles · 15/06/2018 15:33

So, I'm off work on annual leave with DS. Just been out for the day and just got home to find that it's school run time. We live near a first school so obviously the streets are lined with cars. Someone has parked on my drive and someone else is blocking them in!
Now I imagine that as no one is ever here during the day, these people have been doing this for some time (we've only lived here 3 months and the house was emtpy for a year before that). I've squeezed in beside the car blocking the drive so they won't be able to get our (remember the scene from Friends with Ross's sports car?) and therefore the car on my drive can't escape either.
AIBU to just sit here with a cuppa and watch this all play out while pretending not to be in?

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ParentInCharge · 15/06/2018 15:35

YES! Extra points for posting pics of their angry faces!

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ParentInCharge · 15/06/2018 15:36

We never get pics 😞

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MrsMozart · 15/06/2018 15:36

Diagram!

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MrsMozart · 15/06/2018 15:36

Please Grin

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Aprilshouldhavebeenmyname · 15/06/2018 15:37

Have a glass of wine ready and when they knock apologise that you can't move your car as you have been drinking...

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TTCI · 15/06/2018 15:37

Yanbu they are ignorant Angry

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DobbyisFREE · 15/06/2018 15:37

AIBU to just sit here with a cuppa and watch this all play out while pretending not to be in?

You're only being unreasonable if you don't update us with their reaction! Grin

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Racecardriver · 15/06/2018 15:37

Brilliant! But diagram lkease and updates!

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mummmy2017 · 15/06/2018 15:38

Waiting to hear someone not enjoy their school run

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Returnofthesmileybar · 15/06/2018 15:38

Oh you would be unreasonable not to!! Obviously while updating us Wink

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Nanasueathome · 15/06/2018 15:38

Photo please

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RatherBeRiding · 15/06/2018 15:38

DO IT! DO IT! DO IT! (and take pics) Grin

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nicknamehelp · 15/06/2018 15:39

How v rude!

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Idontevencareanymore · 15/06/2018 15:39

DO IT! so over ignorant school pick up drivers.

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HariboIsMyCrack · 15/06/2018 15:40

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Sirzy · 15/06/2018 15:41

Time to go out for a walk now surely? Let them wait!

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SharronNeedles · 15/06/2018 15:41

Never tried attaching a diagram before so sorry if this doesn't work!
Red car is my neighbours. They're never in. Green car is random CF1, orange car is CF2 and I'm the pink one 😁

Would post a pic but it's a bit outing!

My first parking thread!
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BottleOfJameson · 15/06/2018 15:41

WE NEED PICTURES. And you better update when they come back!

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ikeepaforkinmypurse · 15/06/2018 15:42

Making a point without criminal damage or unnecessary anger? OP< I applaud you.

Of course you are not BU!

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SneakyGremlins · 15/06/2018 15:42

Photo of cars please Grin

They can't force you to move off your own drive.

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HughLauriesStubble · 15/06/2018 15:43

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SharronNeedles · 15/06/2018 15:43

There are loads more cars by the way, but i only have a few different colours crayons handy.

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SneakyGremlins · 15/06/2018 15:43

But DON'T answer the door Grin

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MsJolly · 15/06/2018 15:43

Yay! Love a parking thread!

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SharronNeedles · 15/06/2018 15:44

There is a large group walking up the street now headed in this direction. Hoping it's them! I'm peeping out the upstairs window

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