I bought a new shirt and hat to hide my messy hair before meeting our real estate agent. We had time to pose at a tree in the gas station parking lot that, at the time, was said to be the biggest mulberry tree in the state of Kansas. The argument later surfaced that it was a group of several mulberry trees.
The view from the front porch of our new property. The long curving driveway rounded the barn and came down to the house. It needed of a lot of lawn care.
The house was in desperate need of caulking and paint. It sat vacant for five years before we moved in.
Having a beer at a gas station restaurant after being saddled with an absurd amount of debt. ...but we did now own 200 acres.