"What are these?" I ask the lads.
"New shelving and display units," says Seth.
"Where are they for?" I ask before I can stop myself.
"They've not decided yet," replies Lemuel.
"If it's anything like last time, we'll be climbing over these right up to Wakes Week," says Seth.
"You'd think they'd know what they wanted 'em for before buying 'em," mutters Lemuel.
"You're joking," says Seth, "what about all them books in the corner? They've been for years and they've still not decided."
And so it went. A lot of the rest of the discussion wouldn't fit in with a family blog. In case of fire clamber over boxes in an orderly fashion.