By Jay Unnerstall

 

When my wife and I announced our plans to move into the city of St. Louis, the standard reaction was pretty much “Why would anyone want to live in the city?” Some thought we were crazy. For over 20 years, we had lived in the pleasant, suburban small town of Columbia, Ill. People move out of the city and into the suburbs, after all, not the other way around.

 

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