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He probably didn’t think that last one. I did, however, in my scramble to try to rationalize the massive electricity and water fine. I went around my house like a little Napoleon, holding even my cats responsible for this disaster during a rampant fit of E.B.D.S. (Electric Bill Disbelief Syndrome).

My whopper of a bill has gotten me in total hyper-conservation mode. As well it should, right? I’ve taken to unplugging everything in my house when I’m not using it, as I’ve read that 75 percent of a TV’s power usage, for example, comes when it’s not on.

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