The tree is decorated. Cookies made and eaten. I have to make one last trip to the grocery store as the menu for tomorrow has changed. I hope you all are with those you love. Say a prayer for those who stand watch for us so that we can celebrate Christmas in peace.
That’s what it takes to be a hero, a little gem of innocence inside you that makes you want to believe that there still exists a right and wrong, that decency will somehow triumph in the end.