On Tuesday my shiny new Walkman arrived from France; saving me about sixty dollars on the identical British model. Makes you wonder why the British economy is crumbling, huh? Anyways, being the excitable beast I am I soon had it up and running. Cramming the headphones into my ears I thrilled at the crystal clear sound quality and squee'd at the photo/video browser. I was a very happy bunny indeed.
The next day I awoke to a sharp pain in my left ear. A pain which grew progressively worse throughout the day and was followed by a foul stench exuding from my lug hole.
A short trip to the NHS walk-in centre later and I'd been diagnosed with a simple inner ear infection; probably from a foreign object being inserted into my ear. And what does this teach us? That's right! That
Lesson well and truly learned!