Longleaf Stories

full circle in the hundred acre wood


Okay, okay. I know it doesn’t look like much right now. But just close your eyes, and imagine that red clay covered up with concrete and some gorgeous hardwood. That pipe sticking up out of the clay holds the electrical wire that will become a plug for a brass piano lamp with a square black marble base. The lamp will sit on the grand piano (also known as The Sexy Beast). If you have a really good imagination, you should be able to hear the strains of Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata, first movement. Is it working?

Tomorrow the termite treatment is sprayed onto the clay, then wire mesh and plastic will be put down in preparation for pouring the slab. If all goes well, concrete trucks will start rumbling through the gate about 6:30 Saturday morning!

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