From February, 2016

You Don't Have a Choice

The text was sent in Spanish, but it translates something like this, “I’ll be back in the Dominican Republic next week, please go to my house and check my water heater. It was acting funny before I left and I need it to be working when I return.” The response, “No problem, I’m on it.” A few days later my phone alerted me with this unpleasant message, “The water heater is not working at all. I had to uninstall it and take it to the shop. It won’t be ready before you return.” My heart sank a little. Mornings and…