Tag: Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Divorce

A man in Phoenix calls his son in New York the day before Thanksgiving and says, “I hate to ruin your day, but I have to tell you that your mother and I are divorcing; forty-five years of misery is enough.”  “Pop, what are you talking about?” the son screams. We can’t stand the sight of each other any longer”,…

Who’s Not Cooking on Thanksgiving?

Me!  For the first time in 37 years of marriage, I am going out to dinner instead of cooking at home on Thanksgiving.  I have mixed emotions about this.  I feel guilty on one side and elated on the other.  Family tradition is tugging at me saying but what about us?  You are going to break the chain!  The catholic in…