Fire Drill Thursday

Coming back to the office after a morning errand run, look what I found occupying my office sidewalk: a fire drill party.

With a week’s warning, the drill was not unexpected and the timing was not bad either. In fact its a great excuse to go for lunch.

What do you do for your Fire Drill Party Time?

4 Comments so far

  1. Carl Weaver (unregistered) on October 18th, 2007 @ 12:59 pm

    I tend to either hide under my desk until it’s all over or else go to one of the fifty bars in a three-block radius. I am in Bethesda, you know – this is where bars live if they can’t find residence in Dupont Circle.

  2. Kevin (unregistered) on October 18th, 2007 @ 1:43 pm

    Here in Arlington, my office’s fire drill was furnished with ice cream over the summer. But we’ve only done it once since I’ve been here.

  3. Kevin (unregistered) on October 18th, 2007 @ 2:26 pm

    So remember how I just said we had a fire drill during the summer and got ice cream? Here’s some irony: not much longer after posting my first comment, the fire alarms went off. Sadly, no ice cream this time, even though today would have been perfect for a Strawberry Short Cake Good Humor Bar.

  4. Darling Girlfriend (unregistered) on October 18th, 2007 @ 4:11 pm

    The fire alarms went off in my Tyson’s Corner office today, too. Must be that kind of day …

    Unfortunately, ours went off right while I was in the middle of taping an audio news release for radio stations. I had to start over 20 minutes later, after we were allowed back into the building. And, we didn’t get ice cream either.

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