Tyrades! May I Sing the Housing Subdivision Blues?
April 8, 2021
My wife and I would never have met, except that her family fled a densely populated state when she was 11.
Given her satisfaction with the simple life (deer in the yard, the neighbors’ ponds and livestock across the road), I dreaded sharing game-changing news with her the other evening.
“One of the neighbors said a 100-house subdivision is planned for one mile away on our country road.”
(Technically, I think the revelation was “One of the neighbors said a 100-house subdivision is planned for one mile away on our country road; now, where’s my supper, woman?” I’ll probably be...
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