As you may recall, we have a long-standing tradition here at casa McD-Harper called “Keep, Sell or Give Away”. This holiday season, I took precious time from tree-trimming and creche-arranging to put each chick in a headlock and not let go until he sat in judgment over his possessions. Today was Eliot’s turn.
As he was sorting through the ginormous pile of papers stuffed in his file drawers, he suddenly stopped and said, “Hey Mom, there’s something of yours here.”
“Awwww, ” I thought, secretly pleased that he had been sentimental enough to save something I had given him.
And then he handed it to me…