I closed out November by taking a friend to Garden City to purchase a loblolly pine for her front yard, some boxwoods and pansies for her back yard. Jim went over the next day to plant the new arrivals and “pretty up” her surroundings when she looks out the windows. Then, as columnist Jo Northrop describes it,” December jingles in full of promise and parties, snowflakes and singing. The Yuletide calendar brims with work to be done and fun to be had” and folks are bustling everywhere shopping and wrapping, baking and decorating.
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Opinion, Pages 6 on 12/12/2012
Print Headline: I look forward to the joys of hearing from old acquaintances