Special Deliveries Yesterday

Sitting at home is boring. It is funny how when life is going normal for me, I am so busy that I wish to have a day at home. But now freshly out of a hospital stay and with Thanksgiving Break, staying home is the last thing I want to do. 🙂

I am thankful for two special deliveries yesterday. The first was a drop off by the director of the Family Literacy Program I teach in. The students in my morning class made me get well cards. One of the students also made a plate of food for me. The director stopped by to drop them off for me along with a gift card to my favorite burger place in town.

Yesterday evening my new friends from Ukraine, Alexey and Ruslana, dropped off some food for me. I only told them I was sick without going into details. It was great to see them even if only for a few minutes. They are new grandparents with their first grandson being born last week here in my city. I am not sure if I will let my Ukrainian friends know I was in the hospital to have my heart shocked back into rhythm.

Cards made by hand, food so I don’t need to cook, and friendly faces are nice. However, I think I am feeling good enough for a visit to the coffee shop today. I had my day at home. It is time to get out for a little while. 🙂

Tomorrow I am invited over to a friend’s home for Thanksgiving. I like the start time of 4pm I can sleep late. If you are in the USA, what are your Thanksgiving Day plans?

Thank you for reading. God Bless.

10 thoughts on “Special Deliveries Yesterday

  1. Hey, Matt! More coffee ☕️ at the “office” is always a good thing. Nancy and I are going to my brother’s house for Thanksgiving—first time in three years. COVID-19, and other stuff, kept us away long enough. God is good, all the time, brother! But you already know that. Blessings!

  2. What you said is so true – sometimes we want down time, until we have it. 😁 But so glad you’re feeling good enough to get out! And how very nice that you have thoughtful people in your life. Somehow I’m not surprised though, given the things I’ve read in your blogs! Birds of a feather, and all… 😊

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