"Turn off the screen, go climb a tree, get dirt on their hands" -- Luke Bryan in his hit song  "Most People Are Good."

One Lake Charles mom has kids that were doing that recently. Her kids were outside in their family's new yard at their new home when they apparently kicked a football into the neighbor's yard.

No harm, right? Well, not if your neighbor has an ornate metal fence...oh, and is an attorney.

Elizabeth Richard posted on her Facebook page the letter she received from her neighbor, J.Wade Smith, who practices law in Lake Charles.

While I can surely understand not wanting one's property damaged, couldn't he just have walked over and talked to this lady?

Ah, how I miss a simpler time.

What say you? Do you have an issue with him sending this issue or do you think he was out of line?