As I age I feel I am approaching the “Now I’ve seen everything” stage of my life. Just when I think “Yep I’m here!” something crops up to show me I have a lot to learn.
Driving down a well used residential street you will eventually come to a crossroads with another well used residential street. The city may have installed a roundabout or a few stop signs to help slow the traffic down, attempting to keep the peace with the neighborhood associations. As the years go by the streets are widened to accommodate the growing populations, some houses are removed that don’t pass city codes and a traffic light goes up. City developers move in like circling vultures waiting for the death of their next meal. We passively call this progress.
On this intersection sits a small community of businesses. Years after the progress, the developers having moved on…
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