|If not Heaven, it is 3/4 of the way there.|
|The sellers and community leaders confirming|
the various boundaries of the five separate plots
that constitute the enlarged homestead
| The community leaders, the sellers, |
and their new neighbor
|According to tradition, the buyer serves|
banana beer to the men
and milk to the woman
who sold their land or served as attesting witnesses.
I served soda which is a much more usual treat here
Does this seem totally WACKY? It is,... and it isn't. It is quite liberating and exhilarating to discover, recognize, and acknowledge our many choices, and this seems like a really obvious, irresistible choice to me. It is also another exciting and challenging opportunity to do “community development."
If you want to find me, follow your dream. I, on the veranda of this hilltop home, may not be at the geographical end of your journey, but you will surely delight in your travels and discoveries, and I will delight in hearing about them.