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Walk the Plank!

They're doing construction all over our neighborhood right now on the Nalas in front of our house (the sort-of open sewers). They had to dig up our entire driveway, so now if we have to leave the house, we have to "walk the plank". It makes me laugh!. The hole is kind of deep (you can sort of see below), so hopefully I won't slip :)
It makes me laugh :)

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Bri said…
Ay ay matee!
Emily said…
Yikes, that is kinda scary! But look at Adam go, carrying Aashini and everything.
Arrrrgh!
Did they notify you guys before they started digging or was there just a big hole one day? Where we lived, stuff like that would just happen without warning. What do they call it? A crisis-oriented culture or an event-oriented culture? (can't remember exactly) One is like America where we like to be prepared for anything... the other is like a lot of the world where, once whatever happens, we'll see what our options are and go from there.
Driveway is dug up? Well. They provided a plank to walk across...and that's our option, so we'll take it!

Be careful!!!
Brandy said…
that's awesome. gotta love all the holes here. Jackson thinks they are so cool!
SouthAsiaRocks said…
haha! yeah, no notification :) They were digging all around our driveway all week, so we weren't super surprised :) I think it makes life more exciting :) haha!

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