Updated: gratitude list Thanksgiving 2016
1 for my sister. we remembered each other from long ago.
2 for my father, who stood up for me at the dinner table.
3 for my mother, who pulled out all the stops with a whole filet mignon. it melted in our mouths. seasoned perfectly.
4 for my mother and father, who are trying to communicate about something that happened long ago involving my sister.
5 for my first real Thanksgiving, a milestone I’ve missed all these years.
6 for my savior Jesus, whor i love
7 for my son
8 for my son
9 for my son’s cats, who went out for a walk with me in the wintry weather today. Tanner ate every plant in sight.
10 for winter, which buries us in forgetfulness (T S.Eliot) I loved my long time in the sun but I was getting over baked. the return has been too hard for me but the Good Lord is making it okay.
11 for my sister’s husband.