American Dream

Bilmore Mansion, Asheville, NC

Home Sweet Home.
Home is where the heart is.
If you lived here, you’d be home now.
A man’s [sic] home is his castle.

In the case of Cornelius Vanderbilt (2nd of that name), that last aphorism was the literal truth. He built Biltmore, the largest private home in America. The estate it stands upon was landscaped by Olmsted. Must. Be. Nice.

Me, I just want a little 2 bedroom bungalow I can call my own. So it’s back to Asheville for another round of real estate roulette.

It’ll be another slow season for blogging. Wish me luck.


A Year Ago: Light, Three Kinds

Dappled, bounced, and refracted light.I’m glad my bathroom has a window…
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2 Responses to American Dream
  1. David Memphis MOJO Smith
    August 13, 2012 | 6:40 pm

    GL with your house hunting.

  2. NT
    August 14, 2012 | 12:44 am

    Thanks, MOJO!