I never thought I was very good at the practical side of physics. It turns out that my coordination coming down a ladder is also getting a bit dodgy as I am getting older. I was coming down from the loft with a "box of toys", then gravity took control (see below).
What you see below is not a 'fix-it bargain' on the 'bring and buy' stall but the after effects of said 'Law of Gravity' on my US WWII 1/72 armour collection (of about twenty years of slow, slow accumulation).
Yes it's the "Spot the model and rate its damage competition!" I nearly cried my tiny little eyes out!
Lots and lots of stuff broken ... but 'mostly cosmetic' (broken barrels) and it was easily sorted. Not so for two M24 Chaffee's and an M36 Jackson. They ended up literally as 'bits all over the place'.
The Dr's Surgery opened went into the small hours of a Friday night
There was a happy(ish) ending (see below):
Several 'Jack Daniels and coke' sustained me through this troubling time ;)