For a while, life is not as fast moving as it was just before T-giving. There is time to reflect. Time to savor the gracious life.
Okay, that's enough savoring. Time to gear up for Christmas. Twenty minutes between holidays is all the down-time we will get.
Two major family-gathering events weighted at the tag end of the year is just poor planning. One would think the Pilgrims might have been thankful in, say, late September. That's after the harvest, isn't it? What were they thinking?
The only household member who has any leisure wants to play with her bird toy. And now, please. Da Bird is her new obsession. Mew is on her third refill of feathers for it.
It's such a gracious and reflective gesture for Pet Supermarket to have sent us those $5 coupons . . .