THE POX AWARD 603
The demon instigators of virulent diseases have
officially declared March, 1979 as "Chicken Pox Month"
at our home.
As recent recipients of the "Pox of the Mouth"
award, our family feels dubiously, but undoubtedly,
humbled on this auspicious occasion.
Mathew, Billy and Heather each qualified for
the "Don't Scratch You Scab Award." Only Tammy,
our oldest daughter, failed to receive one of these
awards, although she did receive one many years ago.
(Tammy informs us that she is more than happy to
forego any of these honors this time around.)
Donna and I also received the prestigous
"Dutiful Symptomatic Reactions to the Pox While Under
Stress and Strain" award.
While painful and trying, this experiences has Donna
and I also received the prestigious "Dutiful Symptomatic
Reactions to the Pox While Under Stress and Strain" award.
While painful and trying, this experiences has
and had its blessings, while teaching us spiritual
lessons, and has drawn us closer together as a family.