"In life, unlike chess, the game continues after checkmate." - Asimov
"Be patient and tough; someday this pain will be useful to you." - Ovid
I used to live in a 'hood like this; I liked it in spite of the home invasion, police raid next door and gunshot through my shed door
Do you have the guy/girl on the bicycle peddling icees and salted plums?
But you can let them go ...