You know that expression, ‘To leave well enough alone’?
Well, Charlie was not one to use that strategy when in trouble.
He was more your, ‘Let’s make the shit hit the fan and see what happens.’
It got so that you dreaded being with him out of fear something would happen and Charlie would be there in the middle basking in the chaos he’d created.
He was a most aggravating man. Even though we miss him since he took on more than he could chew in the form of a Number 34 bus, we do fell relieved we can go out and not be with his aggravating self.