But what an eventful couple of weeks. My car cost $1400 in repairs, I went to pick it up the following Saturday, it died on the way home, I had to get another rental car and then I picked it up on Wednesday and SO FAR, all is well..... Let's hope I don't have to go through another round of that.
Why the rental car, you ask? Why not just use transit since it's the easiest and most cost effective way to get around Montreal?
'Cause I had two job interviews that were pretty freaking important and I could not handle the stress of sitting on a bus hoping that their timing would be exact so that I could show up on time. These interviews were 20km away, which made it harder to get by bus.
So the result of these job interviews....was that I got the job and I start on Monday.
LIKE IN THREE DAYS FROM NOW.
When I first found out, I completely panicked. It was like the stress a…