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Archive for November, 2014

The Other National Holiday (Part 5 of 5)

November 24, 2014

  Carla was in the kitchen finishing the dishes when the phone rang.  It was 9:45. The sun was streaming through the window.  She put down the dish rag and picked up the phone.  “Hello, this is John” said the voice on the other end.  “Is Pat available?”  Carla tried to contain the naked mix […]

The Other National Holiday (Part 4 of 5)

November 17, 2014

As Luke listened for the sounds of deer in the dark, he was suddenly startled nearly out of his skin by a loud noise and the rush of wind followed by a large crash of leaves on the forest floor below.  Pat, trying to be quiet, couldn’t help but chuckle out loud at the look […]

The Other National Holiday (Part 3 of 5)

November 10, 2014

  Luke opened his eyes and looked at the alarm clock.  It was 3:45 am.  Luke was 10 years, one month, one week and 3 days of age.  He rolled over worrying and wondering if his Dad made it home last night.  But then he smiled as he smelled breakfast cooking.  The door opened and […]

The Other National Holiday (part 2)

November 3, 2014

Pat was deep in thought as he drove his eighteen wheeler down the interstate.  How could they take six hours to unload my trailer?  The load was all palletized.  All it took was 30 minutes once they started.  But they had him wait in the dock for 5½ hours before they started.  Pat normally would’ve […]