Sunday, November 15, 2009

Es complicado

Back from the library laden with inspiration. Hacienda Style, The Homeowner's Guide to Renewable Energy, Mexican Contemporary (design), Pool Ideas, and a four-CD set of spanish language lessons:
"A second chance"..."una segunda oportunidad"..."Enjoy yourself"..."Que lo pases bien"..."He got fired"..."lo dispidieron"..."May I go now?"..."Me puedo ir ya?"
Did we buy a house in Merida? I think so..."creo que si." It's complicated. "Earnest money", a down payment, is waiting to be paid out of a U.S. account. The lawyer was drawing up a contract. But there's a hitch. There's a three-metre discrepancy between the property boundaries on the deed and the survey. So a new survey needs to be  made. Maybe someone else could come in and put another offer on the house in the meantime. I guess that's a risk we have to take.


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