What One Does

My son wants to know why the verbal thank-yous he gave while visiting family over the holidays aren't enough.  And then he wants to know why he can't just email.  I tell him it's good manners to send a handwritten thank-you note.  He doesn't like my answer.  But I insist he and his sister write [...]


in the end, maybe it's wiser to surrender before the miraculous scope of human generosity and just keep saying thank you, forever and sincerely, for as long as we have voices. ~ elizabeth gilbert ~ wishing a happy thanksgiving to those of you celebrating this united states holiday. and to everyone...wishing a day {a life} of [...]