“It's a troublesome world. All the people who're in it
are troubled with troubles almost every minute.
You ought to be thankful, a whole heaping lot,
for the places and people you're lucky you're not.”
“[The court postponement means that the completion of the roadwork is postponed until next spring, as well, provided the court case is settled by that time.] Its not going to hurt it to let it go over the winter, ... The road may be a little rougher but its not a safety problem.”