A Bad Joke Is Life

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Day’s Verse:

“Beware, and be on your guard against every form of greed; for not even when one has an abundance does his life consist of his possessions.”

Luke 12:15

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The timer rings.

Me: “What’s in the oven?”

Mom: “It’s Grandma, and she’s half-baked.”

Which is funny in a sad sort of way because my grandmother is schizophrenic.

I read a 900 page book in twenty-four hours. We stay in our PJ’s until afternoon. We throw the bone for the dog. We watch a movie every day. We eat lots of cookies and let parents wash the dishes. This is the long sigh of relief that we call Christmas break. Continue Reading >>