The final total was 993.
Books, that is.
The good people from The Book Trader came on Monday to haul them all away.
Which means I'm that much closer to actually moving into a considerably smaller place in Center City.
Meanwhile, I finally listed my house with a realtor last week; the listing went live by Friday evening and on Saturday morning I received a call that someone wanted to see my place.
Several more someones have shown up since then, and a little birdie tells me that shortly I'll have more than one offer to consider.
I've lived here nearly 12 years and I've been planning to sell since December. All of a sudden things are moving pretty quickly.