you first bought your house, you lived in the country. Now
that same house is part of the city.
can't get anything repaired because "they stopped
making those parts years ago."
swing set in the backyard has sprouted roots.
plumber's phone is on your speed dial.
phone number is on your plumber's speed dial.
the children's rooms are now guest bedrooms.
haven't visited the other half of the house in six months.
have to move the furniture to see the carpet's original
bathroom is decorated in avocado green -- from the first
time it was in style.
can't make any improvements to the exterior of your home
without getting approval from the "Board of Historic