Why would you do that? He said.
I don’t know.I said.
That would be sad. I said.
What would you do then? He said.
I don’t know. I said
What if you have to pack boxes for. the. rest. of. your. life? He said again.
I don’t know. I said and agreed it was very silly.
But I thought:
If I do end up packing boxes for the rest of my life, by the end of it, I will own the goddamn place.