When you first tell someone you are moving to Alaska just for fun, you’re almost certain to hear a few of the exact same comments over and over again. That, at least, is what I have noticed since we started telling people that, yup, we’re moving to Alaska just because we can.
I can see that people at first are surprised and confused — and then enchanted.
Me too, you guys. Me too. I still can’t believe we’re doing this — although with just over a week before we leave, it’s really starting to hit home that, yes, I’m moving to Alaska. On purpose.
So I can’t judge anyone for saying these things. Most of these were my thoughts at one time, too. And while not everyone says all of these things, I’ve heard each of them enough for me to put them on this list. So in case you are secretly wondering these things …