I kept brooding over cleaning the bigger house,
So we looked for something with less upkeep.
We found a nice little cottage on a metalled road,
And now we’re not so tired when we go to sleep.
Written for the Three Things Challenge from Pensitivity 101. The prompts are metal, upkeep, and brood. I used the British definition of a paved road. That’s why I love completing these prompts: I learn new words or new meanings of words I already knew.