There was a scaffold going up the side of Albert’s Try, at its base there was a pile of wood, and some garbage.
Albert had long ago given up on finishing the house.
Albert had given long ago a speech about finishing the house though…
Albert found he did not do well at building, and after spending all he had on one very very hard try, Albert walked off in ruin, and left a ruin, because of his Great Try.
Nobody worked at his try afterward either, except one crew that took it all away and made it a “Lawn” for sale, and another crew who demanded payment for his squander.
“The Buffalo. I just want to ask them about the Buffalo” he said.
And that was all he ever said when quizzed about his Try.