francescamorgan writes: "In these tough economic times, it can be hard to sit back and smell the roses. Maybe you used to spend your weekends taking drives out into the countryside with the kids, stopping for lunch at a quaint old pub and returning home after your adventures to the comfort of the house that you turned into a home." Link to Original Source
"Conversion, fastidious Goddess, loves blood better than brick, and feasts
most subtly on the human will."
-- Virginia Woolf, "Mrs. Dalloway"