Thinking Aloud

Giving thanks over 12 days of Christmas

Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, there is much to be grateful for this year, and we should do so

People viewing Christmas decorations at Orchard Central on Nov 14, 2020. PHOTO: ST FILE
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Usually at this time of the year, my wife and I would be well on our way to somewhere far, far away in quest of some restful peace and quiet.

It did not matter all that much precisely where, but my preference was generally for some place with fresh alpine air, a change of pace and stunning scenery.

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