Let's hear it for enthusiastic postmen

Having just got back from complaining to the benefits people that my Housing Benefit didn’t arrive last month I checked around the front door. Actually, the cheque had arrived- it had just been thrust through the slot so hard that it had sailed across and into the corner where we keep the paper for recycling. On the plus side, I can pay it in tomorrow. On the down side, now I have to explain this to them…..