from the lj of the lovely spazzychic
and cut for
"A dear electrical friend of my... um... heart, who has been in various drawers and dark places with me over the years, has finally buzzed it's last and perished. It never wavered except when asked, never shirked except when new batteries were required...
It got me through some hard, and sometimes slippery situations. It stood tall, and firm, no matter what.
Goodbye, blue buddy. I will miss you!!"
I so know that sense of loss....