Friday night bowling

Yesterday I went bowling, ten pin bowling with real — heavy — balls, rather than a Wiimote. First attempt: gutterball. Second attempt: 1 pin. So overall, I’m happy with a final score of 84! 

Hadn’t been bowling in years. Quite fun. It’s much funkier than I remember, what with music videos and UV lighting. Although I feel inclined to mention, if your name is three letters long — like Ben — you’ll get your name up in lights instead of just an initial. Whether that’s cool, or an invasion of privacy, I just don’t know. Like I don’t know if bowling a strike is a bonus, or a cleverly devised way of giving customers one fewer bowls for their money …