As we approach Thanksgiving weekend, I have a request of you. No matter what is going on in our political world via news and social networks, let it NOT be your focus. Shift your thoughts toward thanksgiving. And leave your political judgments and opinions about the fallibilities and failings of the so-called opposition, including your favorite party, for another day, week, or even longer!
THROWING STONES ASIDE
Let’s put our “throwing stones” aside for a while. They just may come back to hit and haunt us. Ok? I know your family, friends, and strangers alike would appreciate it. And be sure to guard your conversation at the Thanksgiving table! That way everyone can enjoy the holiday and maybe even begin to change things for the better in our nation. It does begin with your own family and friends gathered together. Even more so when you invite a stranger to your festive table!
THANKSGIVING ACROSTIC THEME
So, here I reflect on and revisit my 2012 article on your behalf. This article version will also be short but sweet. Every year we celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. Yet, what does it really mean for each of us? I decided to offer the word in an acrostic theme. Each letter will have its own special meaning. Here’s goes.