The deal that gave her the right to stay at the cottage for as long as she wanted was a verbal promise. Hatch has nothing in writing about the agreement.
And that’s why she now finds herself on the verge of eviction. The current owner — the grandson-in-law of the original landlady — has informed her she has 60 days to move out.
“He’s greedy!” exclaimed Hatch. “Why does he have to do it this way? Who told him he has to do it this way?”