See these plans? It's for a 1800 square foot house and I'll build and decorate it myself. I'll do the painting, the cabinet work--all of it.
The cost is not the problem; the problem's the war. Just because the war's over doesn't mean there's enough materials to go around.
I took my plan to the lumberyard and they laughed. They told me I can't buy enough lumber for a house two-thirds this size.
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