Thursday, November 28, 2019
Good morning! At this station is Ross. Today it is dark and raining heavily outside our home. We are grateful for this shelter and pray for everyone across the globe to soon know what it is like to be warm, safe and dry.
Our hearts have been on quite the journey the last six or seven years now, and my beloved wife is resting and relaxing for the past three days. There had been a promise for Thanksgiving in her place, and fortunately, her youngest sister’s family rose to the occasion. Carla is not ready yet. She did have the joy to go through many old papers, and fortunately found her pair of eyeglasses she had been looking for with no success for eighteen months. She had misplaced them when they were new. Now her vision is razor-sharp, clear focus compared to her old glasses she wore around the house. There has always been a new pair for work and for travel. But for home Carla was making do with her two old pairs. …read more here
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Leaps and Bounds
Monday, November 25, 2019
All Is Quiet On The Home Front
We have a saying here, ‘after the ecstasy, the laundry’…I have just come off of one of the most pleasant weekends I have had in a very long time. My house is still a mess. I still have work today. But the rest, the relaxation, and the sense of well-being is unsurpassed.
I was on call Friday night. However, the O.R. cases all finished around the same time, and I was able to check in to the hotel when I had anticipated. Around seven thirty p.m. I went to my room, and I was actually quite ready for bed. Instead, Ross suggested I go to the coffee shop to buy a cup of hot herbal tea. I took the sweet orange kind, a very big cup, and went back to my room to read for one hour. Reading is one of my absolute favorite things to do, next to writing.
I made sure the volume was up on my phone, and when I was tired I fell asleep. …read more here