Rules of life, chapter 4, section II, subsections d-g:
in a nutshell. Expensive things break, in threes, when your wallet least needs the challenge.
Last week. Injector. Last night, TV, literally, went POP! very loud. Woke one of the kids, lit me and the wife right out of our chairs.
Waiting for the third shoe (ducking)
We seem to have a knack for catastrophic failures with appliances. Our wall oven went out a couple of years ago. I was sitting on the couch drinking morning coffee, my wife hit the buttons, and the thing shot what looked like roman candles over her head. Spilled my coffee. But I think she spilled somethin else :-)