a.) we're idiots.
b.) it was actually quite a cheap truck.
c.) there are only 75,000 miles on the truck, so it's got a long future ahead of it.
d.) we were already in New Jersey, and by gad, we were coming home with a truck!
e.) the guy fixing our car turned us onto this video, to give us some idea of just how tough and enduring our truck really is.
f.) we're idiots.
wikipedia, the four-year wedding anniversary is typically celebrated with silk, linen, or in modern America, appliances (we're such romantics). I guess we are fast-forwarding a little by giving each other a house, but hey! We've never been good at adhering to tradition, so that should come as no surprise.
Anyway--- that pretty much brings us up to date. We've been busy. New office, new truck, almost new house. Packing old house. Oy.
Just keep saying to yourself:
"Change is good. Change is good."
"Change is good."