No, not from me, from like, *other* people.
First off there’s this informative thread on AW about how advances work – the whole thing is quite interesting, but the meat of it is in Gillhoughly’s post. You can’t miss it, it takes up like half the thread.
And just so you know that it is I, morongrrl, posting, and not a robot:
A picture of a house in my area.
You’re thrilled, I can tell.