Sponsor Essay

To Dwell in Possibility

Patricia Bennett - Old Lyme, Connecticut
Entered on August 22, 2005

Recounting how the 1930s farmhouse became her home, my friend Annie maintains that the pantry made her do it. She’d been in the house barely three minutes and had already found herself smitten by possibilities: the bead-board porch walls; the dining room’s built-in china closet;…