Abandoned?

by Hannah the Zebra

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Image: Zebras Child 2019

The bottom two window panes have been replaced with plywood and the upper right hand pane is missing entirely. The entire house looks this dilapidated, and the weeds have grown a foot or two high in the front yard. Yet if you look closely in the upper left hand corner of the window, you can see a small spot of light through a hole in the disintegrated curtains. There is an electric light bulb shining in the ceiling. And if no one lives there, who is paying the electric bill?