The set-up

Lifelongnewyorker is about to make some big changes and wonders:  is big change energizing or life-threatening?  How big, you ask?  Leaving her job in Soho, taking a new job, husband retiring, selling the house she’s lived in for 26 years, abandoning her only child (okay, he’s 24), and moving out of New York for the first time in her 50-or so years of life to that hotspot of hipness, Montgomery, Alabama.

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