Just for fun, I decided to set myself a challenge for the month of October.
I tried the Movember thing last year (don’t shave for a month and ask
people to pay money to charity). But I couldn’t achieve anything worthy of the title “moustache”.
And this year there seem to be another two challenges on offer: one to stop smoking, the other to quit drinking.
Well, I don’t smoke – so that’s no use – and I can’t see how I can prove to anyone that I have given up drinking (although, funnily enough, I am currently on the wagon … but I don’t suppose it will last).
Hence, Octieber, was born. 31 days, 31 ties.
I don’t actually know if I have 31 ties, to be honest, but if I start to run low, I can always head off to the local charity shop for some more.
Each day I post a picture of my “tie of the day”. I don’t expect anyone to do anything about it (except, perhaps, to “like” my Octieber facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Octieber ) and am certainly not asking anyone to dip their hand into their pocket. Not even for charity.
And maybe you’d enjoy taking part?
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