wrapped

We’re having our house painted. This involves covering the windows and doors with plastic to protect them from sprayed paint. It was like the whole house was wrapped in Saran. After the painting, the plastic is obscure, so the windows emit a glow but you can’t see anything through them. Eerie. I tried to go out for mail the other day and found all the exits covered with plastic. All of them. We were trapped inside plastic wrap.

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Author: olderwoman

I'm a sociology professor but not only a sociology professor. I keep my name out of this blog because I don't want my name associated with it in a Google search. Although I never write anything in a public forum like a blog that I'd be ashamed to have associated with my name (and you shouldn't either), it is illegal for me to use my position as a public employee to advance my religious or political views, and the pseudonym helps to preserve the distinction between my public and private identities. The pseudonym also helps to protect the people I may write about in describing public or semi-public events I've been involved with. You can read about my academic work on my academic blog http://www.ssc.wisc.edu/soc/racepoliticsjustice/ --Pam Oliver

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