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Something Old, Something New

Listopad 3rd, 2011

Last week our church had a rummage sale.
I was walking through the piles of old stuff and found a beautiful framed needle point piece. It read, “Make new friends but keep the old, one is silver and the other gold.” I knew this saying because my mother had it on her dresser for years and then I learned the melody that went with it from my time in Girl Scouts. I began to hum it and the church secretary joined me. We stopped, looked at each other and laughed.
Isn’t it great to connect to someone?
My mind started to go over all of the traditions we have in our family. I remembered the first time I made Thanksgiving Dinner and got to the last line of the stuffing recipe: “then place in pan as this stuffing is not meant to be inserted into the bird.” I freaked and called my mother.
“Just because [...]