Vacation? I'm working on it

Letters From the Home Front

It was vacation minus one, and as I navigated between the nine homes on our home tour this day, I tried to field the "What are you doing for the holidays?" question. This is where I found myself explaining the realities of a glamorous real estate career to my clients with real jobs. "Well, we sort of take the week off. We pack stuff, and we drive away with it to someplace else. But, don’t worry! I will have my laptop and my cell phone and will be checking my e-mail. You won’t even know I’m gone."

And that’s the problem.