Well, our offer was accepted, so after 12 years in the same house, we’re finally moving! It’s not all joy though. The children are gloomy about leaving their friends behind. We’ve tried to point out that it’s only 15 minutes away, but it must be very tough for them, worrying about the unknown.
Commuter James cheered me up by pointing out that his children are always reminding their parents of their own cruel relocation whenever they think a bit of emotional blackmail might help their lastest cause.