Good Fences Make Good Neighbors
am a Police Officer. I went to a woman's home to take a report of damage
to her fence. She thought neighborhood kids had torn it down. I found out
her husband built the fence 30 years ago, and all the paint in the world
couldn't stop it from rotting. She had paid a fence company a deposit, but
could not afford the balance, over $140. She is 89 years old, and on a fixed
went to the fence company the next day and paid the balance. They readily
took the payment, but told me I was nuts. I told them her husband built
the fence, he had died, and the fence meant a lot to her. After hearing
her story, they did a great job putting it up.
Police Officer) - Keep it that way... Thanks.