...we got a simple reply: "That's alright. You can stay until the end of February 08."
Mark replied: "Ok, thanks."
After all that angst... now I wish we'd sent the damn letter a long time ago! But then again, who knows how her state of mind at any point would affect her answer.
So at least for now, there is no rush to find a new home (or city!) this summer. And I'll have plenty of time (I think?) to start paring down our possessions for a move. The downside, of course, is that we could have used the savings -- especially with the business and IVF coming up, not to mention the unnerving layoffs starting to happen at both our companies.
One thing's for sure: story's far from over.
pic is of an iris in "our" front yard.