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Sunday, December 27, 2009

The Road Less Traveled

Robert Frost said that taking the road less traveled makes all the difference. I would have to disagree this time. The road to my house has been under construction since May of 2009 and I have had to take a very inconvenient detour. The road less traveled sucks. It's bumpy. It's way out of my way. And it's far easier to go in the ditch because of the hairpin turns. I'd say taking the road less traveled just ticks me off. . .


Myfanwy said...

I love Robert Frost. Sorry about the road. Hope 2010 will bring an end to it.

BeadedTail said...

What a pain in the patooty! Does the Local traffic only apply to those who need to get to their houses on a road that isn't so sucky? Just wonderin! :D

Made By Tammy said...

That stinks!

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Becky said...

Oh, we had one of those that lasted a month, had to take a long detour to work also, ugh! I hope the new year brings an end to it! ♥