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One of the first lessons we learned after taking on an 1890 house was to beware of the “as long as” syndrome. It rears its head when a wall is open and can turn the most modest home improvement project into an insanely ambitious time and money hemorrhage.
I learned the phrase mission creep from the history of the war in Viet Nam. The day before a week-end is a good time to keep mission-creep in mind and remember, perhaps, that a sabbath maintains the invisible.
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