In spite of the fact I came to the coffee shop to work on something, I am writing a blog post instead.
In spite of the fact I have had my driver's license for over forty years I still can not parallel park. This adds a level of challenge to going to the coffee shop not experienced by better, more skilled drivers.
In spite of the fact only three people currently reside in our house it can get unbelievably dirty, unbelievable fast.
In spite of the fact we put an offer in on a house two weeks ago, no deal has yet been reached.
In spite of the fact our house has been on the market for one week it hasn't sold yet. Okay, maybe my expectations were a bit high in this area.
In spite of the fact it is the end of February I haven't placed a seed order yet. This would be due to the fact I don't know if I will have a garden. See above two points.
In spite of the fact it is the end of February NHL hockey doesn't end for almost four more months. When the season ends so does our realty contract for selling our house. Hopefully we will be more successful than the hapless Canucks.
In spite of the fact I have done very little spinning since Fergus arrived in our home a year ago, I have a lovely skein of hand spun I am knitting into a pair of socks. It was a birthday gift from my friend Ellen.
In spite of the fact I love the things, I probably won't be having any IKEA Swedish meatballs for dinner tonight.
In spite of the fact the wind is blowing, I am bundling up and making myself go for a walk when I get home from the coffee shop.
In spite of the emotional trauma inflicted by too much death in one season, and possible brain damage due to the incredibly poorly written ending to Season 3, I will be watching again next year. I am watching again for one reason, and one reason only.
In spite of the fact I highly doubt Julian Fellowes reads my blog, I am issuing a warning. Don't even think about messing with the Dowager.