I love my car. Or, more appropriately, I loved my car. It was recently vandalized and as a result was considered a total loss by my insurance company who, as I was reminded frequently while being placed on hold, is on my side. So this total loss has to be a good thing, I am certain. It’s just that right now, it doesn’t feel so good.
No one shared my love for the car, a 2001 Toyota Corolla with over 250,000 miles on it. My children were embarrassed by it. My friends constantly teased me about it. And I can’t explain my love. Admittedly, it was not much to look at...READ MORE