Somewhere on the Camino we agreed that, when we returned to our newly-chickless nest and were faced with a choice, all things being equal, we would to take the more expansive option.

Since we are renowned (among our small set) homebodies, this feels like a real step.

I’m not sure the chicks are going to be on board.

Last night, I was so happy to be on the phone with one of them that I ignored a persistent call waiting tone.

Later, I received this miffed email from another:

“Tried calling earlier. Where were you guys?”

It’s hard to change when they’re counting on you to stay the same.

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