Archive for September, 2015

The Reason I Wanted a Security System

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

When I watched the news one morning last week, I was shocked to see that an elderly woman not even a couple of miles from where I live was brutally beaten during a home invasion in the wee hours of the night. I did not know her, but it scared me nonetheless because she is only a couple of years older than me. She is going to be okay, but the fear did not leave even in knowing that. I did an online search for Orlando ADT because there were just too many similarities between the two of us for me to be comfortable.

We are both elderly widows who live on our own, and it doesn’t seem as if her neighbors really know her either. My own neighbors never last more than a year or two, so it has been hard for me to get to know any of them. (more…)