It's windy, there will be rain into the early morning and one argument suggests that this rain will turn to Freezing Rain sometime around dawn. If so, odds are the Electric will fail, could be out for days, and this means the 0-6-0 will be unable to endlessly test and fine tune Turnouts or Points or Frogs, or whatever you want to call them.
But according to Sister Elegance someone needs to calm down. Getting all
worked up about preparing track for the arrival of a Karoo Class 4-6-2 is
apparently in the grand scheme not only an error of truly vast proportions, it
suggests a mental and emotional decline into a Puerile Condition, and
demonstrates a complete lack of any kind Moral Fiber.