By Carrie Bender
Lifestyles at the farm is peaceable and profitable despite difficulties that crop up. without notice sickness and dying strike the kinfolk. Blaming herself, Miriam unearths it approximately very unlikely to deal with grief.
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There was such a case today. I was invited to a quilting at Emanuel Yoders, with a carry-in dinner. They put four quilts into frames. The profits of those quilts are to go toward paying the expenses of our trip to Toronto, and the doctor and hospital bills. I felt so humiliatedother people having to help pay for my folly. I wanted to do like the ostrichbury my head in Page 54 the sand. But, at Nate's bidding, I went, and it wasn't nearly as bad as I'd feared. I actually enjoyed the day. But for the first time, I really understood why it is more blessed to give than to receive, like it says in Acts.
After the chores were finished, we sat around the table and sang hymns until bedtime. They're starting for home already on Tuesday, and the rest of the time they'll spend with Rosemary's parents. Thank you, heavenly Father, for enabling them to pay us this lovely visit. August 23 We've had ample rainfall this summer, and the cornfields are a sea of tall green stalks, each with a fat golden ear or two. These days going to town is a hassle, so we don't go oftener than necessary. Streets and stores are full of tourists, flashing cameras and staring.
I guess if they would, one of them would have to find another job. At least I hope that's the reason, for by this time, I the matchmaker am hoping to see them paired off soon. Last week Gloria Graham was here with Kitty Kat. She lives in town with her new husband, George, and Kitty Kat is still her spoiled, pampered baby. George doesn't seem to appreciate it at all, the way she fusses over the cat and dotes on her, and I can't say that I blame him a bit. Sadie is doing well. I'll be so glad when she's finished with the treatments.
A Joyous Heart by Carrie Bender