These days, moving house is quite a common experience. Packing cases are carefully filled, items lovingly stored: or ruthlessly discarded: in the process. Par for the course.
But the ‘Moving House’ of this title is a house of a different colour.
Peering out of a car in a suburban road of outer Sydney, those unfamiliar may well wonder what’s going on.
As they speed across this major intersection, do they find themselves suddenly staring? At what? A mirage? No: a turning house!!
Believe me, the first view of the house turns with you as you arc around it to the left in a sweeping curve.
The visual cues are overwhelming!
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Let me reveal: it is , of course, a mere optical illusion: a trick of the eye. But one so stunningly successful that an unaware visitor may well ponder : ‘Am I seeing things?’