No gold: While you were sleeping (we assume), Canada lost 5-1 to the U.S. in the world junior semi-final and are now left playing for bronze. Photo: Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press
I only really get patriotic about USA hockey games when it’s against Canada.
What about the 1980 US Olympic team?
When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives mean the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand.
- Henri Nouwen
Also... Gnomes and gardens and cats and dogs and hiking and nature and nephews/nieces and more.