... as in: run ragged. It was a long day. And then one looks at the cord that hangs down from one's walk-in closet light, and thinks: maybe we should have fixed that, before putting the house on the market. A house which has had its first (and very reasonable) offer made on it - which is very well and good (ah, how unlike Highland Park ...) - but now what? Do we hope for a few more, in competition? Do we accept immediately? Where do we live?? (etc).