ode to packing.

09.11.2008 / Miscellaneous

Alternatively titled: I love you, but I hate you.

Packing, oh packing.
You’re so nerve-wracking.
I find that I’m lacking…
In the boxes department.

But packing, oh packing.
I quite love your tracking.
For it means I’ll be shacking…
In a Hoosier apartment.
[Or house, but that didn’t rhyme].

In case you don’t already know this [where have you BEEN?!], the official cross-country move date is next Wednesday, the 17th. I’m a busy bee packing up our L.A. life and doing all of those lovely moving things one does, like listening to the elevator music while holding for your gas company, color-coding cardboard boxes and dancing to movie soundtracks.

Obviously, I’m a bit loopy from the Sharpie fumes, so posting will end. See you tomorrow!
e.

  • I totally sympathize with you about packing…I have a love hate relationship with that!! At least it gives you a chance to clean out and throw away things you don’t need, but it’s tedious at the same time! Good luck with your move this week!! I hope you have good weather and good luck with your vehicles and moving with pets! Where in Indiana will you be going to? I grew up on the border of Illinois and Indiana just outside Chicago (but I have a feeling you are going to be more in the central part of the state)!

  • best of luck darling!!!

    I was so in LA this weekend. I should have let you know but i wasn’t sure what the move date was!

    Hang in there!

  • i have been moving too, and now am catching up on 84 new dfm items! good luck with everything…and with the unpacking next! i’m still doing it!

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