“House Talk” Is like Cocaine to My Demographic — and Just About as Boring to Witness

Life gets a lot more interesting when houses take a backseat

Photo by Andrea De Santis on Unsplash

House talk is really f**king boring.

And yet, as a British, middle-class white woman, I am subjected to it by my peers, acquaintances, friends, and family on a near-daily basis. Because housing is…



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