Life is full of choices. Emily and I thought we were prepared to leap into home ownership. We had a lot of decisions already in hand. But as we’ve been working on the house this week, we have been confronted with a whole host of choices we were unprepared to face. One decision we were unsettled on was whether or not to paint the trim in the house. There’s a lot of trim. And we just didn’t know whether we were going to take the time to paint it before moving in.
We finally did decide to paint the trim. And we even quickly decided to paint it white. So I went to the store to pick up the white trim paint so we could get going on it. “Just a nice can of semi-gloss in white, please.” To which the salesperson replies, “Which white?”