and another day older and deeper in debt. Well, it was more than just a simple a/c repair; it seems that the leak in the a/c drip pan went down into the furnace and rusted a bunch of stuff so the entire system had to be replaced.
All I can say is, thank God for kids who are willing to help you out – otherwise we would still be without heat or a/c and life would be miserable. It is on a payment plan that has a decent monthly payment, which is manageable.
Now that little crisis has been resolved, we can get back to life as we know it.