When I was assigned a temporary position at Andrews, I knew that I could either live in the housing that was offered to me or I could look at 1 bedroom apartments in Forestville MD since it is just a few minutes drive from where I would be working for at least the next year. While I did appreciate the offer of housing from them, I did not want to be surrounded by the people that I work with all day long. I wanted to have some privacy as well, which is why I decided to go ahead and look at the one bedroom apartments nearby.
I did not need anything fancy because it really was just a temporary dwelling for me. I just wanted it mainly so I could have my privacy away from work. I wanted to be able to just relax and not think about work again until the following day, which would be near impossible if I was living right next to the same men and women that I work with. Read the rest of this entry »