A bad memory for bollards

So I just wrote a scene in which one of my characters drives his car up onto the pavement there at the end of Adderley street and some way up Government Avenue (for those of you not from Cape Town, this is the pedestrian walkway that runs through the Gardens in central Cape Town).  Then I happened to walk near there and noticed a small problem:

4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Tana
    Jul 03, 2012 @ 14:54:24

    Hmmm, I see what you mean.
    Found a way around it?

  2. mashadutoit
    Jul 03, 2012 @ 15:36:18

    Tana, they will just have to stop the car at the bollards and walk up Government Avenue. Doesn’t really matter for the story, but I’m thinking of putting in that the driver nearly drives into the bollards as it will be at night…

  3. Tana
    Jul 03, 2012 @ 16:09:17

    That’s a good one. All will be shaken by the sudden stop.

  4. mashadutoit
    Jul 03, 2012 @ 16:10:12

    That’s exactly the idea! 🙂

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