Carm -- Thank you so much. I love that you said the piece is layered...might be the best compliment I've received about my writing.

I don't know that I'm hoping anymore as much as trying to accept that this landing pad (cute house, one dog) might just fine. Peaceful, at the very least.

And I am definitely stealing your cement idea.

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