11 Jul On ice cream and gratitude
The child dashed to the kitchen to retrieve the promised treat. One look at the wrapped sandwich, and said child asked for something else. Something bigger. Granted, what I pulled out of the freezer was a miniature 100-calorie treat – quite small. However, in an hour the dears would be partaking of a snack at Bible School. As the sensible mother, I did not see one reason the unforeseen, free indulgence could not be gratefully accepted with no commentary from the recipient.