Thank Grog It’s Firday!
There’s one out of the way. Because thanks is what this entire post is about.
And yes…the neighborhood turkeys are multiplying, and oblivious to the dangers of the season. THEY should be thankful that it is illegal to shoot them within city limits. But, I have a sneaking suspicion they are acutely aware of this fact.
But, back to my thankfulness…
It has been brought up to me recently, that “these informational posts are great, and would be even better if a bit of the judgemental close-minded conjecture was slightly reduced…Alissa is my favourite hard worker because she sticks more to the facts and doesn’t lace a good chunk of her posts with subjective intense opinions…”
Yikes. Words hurt HT! But you did make me realize that this time of the year we need to work on being thankful, and full of grace. In this fractured world, with so many opinions about everything, it is easy to start a conversation with the negative. Or even worse…do the “but, flip flop.”
“I’m very thankful that there is still a TSTO, BUT…”
See? It’s the “thankful, but syndrome.” So not being truly thankful or penitent!
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