Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Epiphany

When I said that I was "undecorating" our house our cousin Terri said we should wait till the 6th of January, Epiphany, when the Three Wise Men come.
Can't wait that long, at this place the Three Wise Men came, tore through a million gifts, left a mess and then left themselves.  So I grabbed a broom, a vacuum, a shovel, lots of boxes and packed Christmas away.  If anyone shows up January 6 they had better be into snowmen because that's the only thing they'll find to bring gifts to, so bring stovepipe hats, carrots, lumps of coal or a corncob pipe, never mind the gold, incense, myrhh or frankincence.

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