It wasn't my idea in the first place.
It wasn't even my idea in the second place.
But we're going over to The Dark Side.
What would lead us to this point? Greed? Social pressure? Or just the state of the world today. Something else? To think about this any more will just lead to despair. So we don't think about it.
They say it's a slippery slope. And we slid down. First, the CD player bought second-hand from a college student. Then a touch tone phone with an answering machine. Next, a cell phone--never mind that it was a refurbished model with a pre-paid plan. Finally, the updated phone service with the free month of cable TV. Ach, yes, it's a slippery slope.
We're going over to The Dark Side.
We're keeping the cable TV.