It'll be, um, mantled in another place not too far from here by week's end. Between now and then, life will be downsized even more than I've already downsized it, which I've had a chance to do since I've had months of thinking I'll move soon, so make sure I don't have to move too much all at once!
At the end of this is a new space I'll figure out how best to fill. And a situation I'll figure out how best to inhabit. It's been a long time since I've been a housemate. I've been very used to living solo. The only breaks in the 12 years (!) I've lived in this studio have been me staying with family briefly, for visits or trips like the 2007 wedding trip to San Francisco. And that's with people who've had 40 years' experience of me. The people whose house I'm moving into have not yet had even hours' experience with me. This will change, and be a reasonably easy change, I hope.
I can be a good roommate. Soon I'll start to prove that.