Thursday, September 3, 2009

Neighbors

Ever thought about the ideal neighbor? My conversation group came up with a neat list:

A good neighbor ....

- is not nosy
- is not noisy
- does not smoke
- one you don't need to know
- can't be a musician, especially a drummer
- has no children
- has no pets, especially barking dogs
- should be a monk
- can't have loudspeakers
- can't do repairs on Sunday morning
- doesn't stay at home
- can't be church or a preacher, or a samba school
- can't be a party animal
- likes reading
- can't argue regularly with his/her partner

To illustrate my point: