I just came back from four hours of waiting. I waited at the health department and then waited at the sales tax office, then the post office, bank, grocery store and the pharmacy. Forty-five minutes of errands took four hours. I was grumpy, hot, (Colorado Springs is in the 60’s today) and not feeling very Christmasy. I opened my front door to a beautiful basket of homemade cookies, gorgeous fruit and candies lovingly put together by a good friend.
And then I read this. Read it….the thoughtful gift and the Christmas elves all over the world made all of my grumpiness disappear…
The Writing Nag