Not Quiet Enough in the Public Records Office

12 Nov

2011-10-27 09.24.09

!!!!!!!!!!! (yes, eleven. I counted.)
We kindly ask for
to allow us
to work
THANK YOU!!!!!!! (just seven. not as thankful as could have been.)

And you thought I was kidding about the exclamation points.

Well, here’s the proof that I wasn’t.

And furthermore might I add, I am convinced that it isn’t quiet enough for them to “work better” because I requested a document on October 10 which should take a maximum of 15 days to receive, and I’m still waiting.

Shut the hell up, people! Let them “work better”!!!!


PS The smashed dead moth on the bottom of the poster is a charming touch, don’t you think?


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