A Work In Progress

What Can Neighbors Do About the Abandoned House Next Door ...

Shutters were just barely hanging on by the windows.  Ivy and weeds concealed almost half of the house.  Inside the house was covered in a layer of dust thick enough to write your name in.  The lackluster paint was peeling off the walls.  It looked like years of neglect had taken a toll on this house.  But even in this condition she could see so much more.  There was under all that dust a beautiful hard wood floor.  Paint can easily be replaced, and soap and water should do the rest.  It would take work, but this was now home,

 

Written for Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (FOWC) –lackluster