it has occurred to me that the time commitment and the potential personal cost to myself and my family is too high."Potential personal cost?" Boy, what could that mean?
Sermonti in (who are ya?):
“If we change what Olympia is and what we stand for, we won’t have a downtown, but if we refuse to change at all, we may well not have a downtown either," he said.What... da... dog... does that mean? We won't have a downtown? Wha? Ah man, I'm confused.