Our across the street neighbour insists that we cannot park our car in front of his property. Are we wrong to continue to do so, especially when we arrive from his side of the crescent?
Mr. Theother Neighbour
P.S. The street does not bear his name
Good day Mr. Theother Neighbour,
Without knowing your motive(s) for parking in front of your neighbour's house, the obvious solution to this Sticky Situation is to simply restrict your parking to your driveway and the front of your house.
I agree with you that the street belongs to everyone and that your neighbour cannot tell you what to do. But, many homeowners feel that the front of their home, is the natural extension of their property.
I did a mini-survey of my friends and family and you should know that the majority agrees that even if your practice is quite correct and legal, it is a very annoying one. All would much prefer to look at the street activity, than at your car.
This Sticky Situation between neighbours, is not just a matter of right or wrong, but more importantly of civil neighbourly conduct.
Since we cannot ignore our neighbours or change them, except when we move, it is much better to seek mutual harmony. Polite exchanges will make street cohabitation more pleasant and bottom-line healthier.
Good luck and remember that no matter what you do, you will still have to face your neighbour, whether or not your car is parked in front of his house.
P.S. Please don't freak out.
This writer has no idea if his neighbors are German, but the flag seems to point in the affirmative.
A second letter?! Nooooo!!!
Those little hallway run-ins are about to get a lot more awkward.
Sometimes it's hard to tell the difference on sound alone.
The smiley face at the end just makes it more aggressive.
This note will one day be called "Exhibit A."
Carly Rae Jepsen would be proud.
Something tells us there's going to be a fight in 301 later.
To be fair, maybe he should invest in some headphones.
Hell hath no fury like a rightful toilet paper owner scorned.
You only get to write, "Now who's the terrorist?" on so many notes in your life.
Based on "Dear neibors," we really want this girl to be able to get to school well-rested.
This writer is clearly hanging on by a string.
We're guessing this guy doesn't get a lot of party invites.
The little hearts just add insult to injury.
They should officially change the word "pound" to "kitty jail."
It's not their fault that all the best TV and radio shows start at 5:30 a.m.
We really don't understand the scenario that would lead to this note.
People just throw around the L word now, amirite?
Oh burn on that Post joke.
What would be left of a scooter (or two, fine) that had $1000 worth of parts stripped of it? Also, why didn't this guy just take the whole scooters?
The stationary makes this note really pleasant.
For the full story (note: not worth it) go <a href="http://www.passiveaggressivenotes.com/2009/07/20/get-your-nozzle-off-my-hose/">here</a>.
Throw away your trash, guys, your neighbor is hilarious.
Is this the start of a wonderful love story?
The bottom of a door on a post-it is clearly the best place to be aggressive.
This is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Terri is going to park where she wants to park, thank you very much!
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