Friday, May 11, 2007

Upon Closer Inspection

Today a certified professional is going somewhere no man has gone before (at least not during this home selling process): the land of the home inspection.

That's right. We have a contract. We have co-signers. They have a 3 o'clock appointment with the inspector.

The Boss, the dog, and I are getting ready to make like trees and leave. When we return to the finished inspection, it won't be long till we find out if we have a reason to start packing.

My pessimism is starting to fade to the point that I need to fight to get it back into clearer focus. I do not embrace positivity. I abhor disappointment. So when I look around my house now and see it as something that is on the verge of becoming someone else's, I must banish the picture. I have to remind myself that it is still very much ours. And that's okay, because that's just fine. For the past three years and for now, it's home. It is a wonderful place to be.

If only until June 15.



Edited to add:
I just discovered that someone landed at my blog after typing the following phrase into Google: "women who brought a bra and worms were in it and it ate through her breast."

Thought you might like to know.

14 comments:

Terri B. said...

Hah! I like the google search that led to your site. I'm constantly amazed at some of the searches that lead to mine.

Jen said...

that an awesome reason to hit your blog! LOL how the heck do you check that though? I'll have to poke around mine and see if I got any searches! I hope the inspection goes well!

Lawyer Mama said...

People are freaks.

Good luck with the inspection!

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slouching mom said...

and what was she doing while the worms were eating her breast?

jen said...

dude, that was me. those damn worms.

wow, ok seriously now, allow for the possibility of positive outcomes. it sounds like it's knocking on your door.

Mrs. Chicky said...

I hope the home inspection went well.

I fear for the human race when I check the search engine hits that land people at my blog.

Ruth Dynamite said...

Oh sorry. That was my google search.

Mary-LUE said...

I think I'm going to go wash my bra now.

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