Keeping A Thanksgiving Tradition Alive


The Return of the Modern Philosopher

Turkey dayHope you’ve had a wonderful Thanksgiving, Modern Philosophers.

Things went just fine at The House on the Hill, and now I’m relaxing and remembering Thanksgivings Past.  Whenever I take a trip down Memory Lane where it intersects with Family Road, I try to limit my Deep Thoughts to times with Dad.  Those are the happiest moments from my childhood.

My Dad had a tradition for Thanksgiving and Christmas, which I love to keep alive.  His idea of getting all fancy was serving pepperoni and cheese on crackers for the Holidays.

That’s just the kind of guy Dad was.  That was how we classed up the joint and showed the relatives that we could be all sophisticated when we wanted.

My ex-wife, the food snob, never thought much of the tradition, but she accepted it because she knew it meant a lot to me to remember my Dad at the Holidays. …

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About Jonathan Caswell

Mr. Caswell has been composing poetry at least since High School. He has been on WORD PRESS for ten years and contributes to two other blogs beside this one. This blog has a Christian emphasis but all bloggers are welcome. Mr. Caswell chooses to---with permission--re[post material of interest

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