I don’t know what to do about my neighbors.
I live in an apartment building, so I’ve never actually met them. I’m
not even sure if it’s my upstairs neighbors or my side neighbors. But
lately, they’ve been bothering me a little.
The guy who lives there shouts curses a lot. That part doesn’t bother
me. Usually I notice it because I’ll be getting dressed in the bathroom
and I’ll hear him screaming curses. It’s a little unsettling, but also
However, on two occasions, his shouting woke me up. Last night, it woke
me up at 1:30 in the morning. On another occasion, I think he might have
been having a fight with his wife at six in the morning. I heard him
screaming, “What the fuck do you want from me???” over and over at what
sounded like the top of his lungs, and then a woman giving a muffled
I’m not sure what to do about this. It’s not in a place where the kids
can really hear it, so I’m not bothered if he yells curses during the
day, but I’d rather not be woken up by shouting. But I’m not even sure
where the guy lives, and he seems like a possibly unstable person I
don’t want to antagonize. We’re only going to be living here for a few
more months. What do you think I should do?
Sigh. Just when the baby moved out...