It's kind of a sad history, really, but also humanizes this nutty eccentric, and makes me think he's not really that different from me. Freaked out about money. Funny ideas about the world, etc.
Ah, well, they say that it takes at least a somewhat offbeat personality to actually pursue things, even if they end up being outlandish, and unsustainable.
Someone lives there now, at any rate. There were lights on, and signs of life when I walked past it this afternoon. I wonder if they are happy. Hm.
Well, taking these pictures made me happy, at any rate.
|A north-facing entrance|
|Facing slightly west|
|A closer view|
|Just above front door|