Perspective, it’s all about perspective. One man’s trash, you know? That’s what she used to tell herself. For years Vic kept quiet about the lunacy in her husband’s family out of duty and courtesy. But when the weirdness starting going off the charts and they all began acting like she was the lunatic, duty and courtesy went out the window.
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There was a Roman soldier whose name was Saul. He was appointed by the Jewish council to put a stop with the conversion of the Jewish citizens who were converting to Christianity. His assignments were to imprisoned or crucify anyone who was worshipping in the Christian’s faith or spoke the words of Christianity. They sent him to Damascus to…
How weird? How about a mother-in-law who makes words up and mispronounces everything she says?
Her in-laws gave her so much more than just a house full of rusted, stained, moth eaten and/or broken treasures. She also got this fine collection of stories that came with their gifts and some significant emotional scarring as well.
How much of this is true? All of it. From the heirloom fish gutting board all the way down to the last kitchen tunk, this is how an average woman found herself living in a world where gibberish is the native tongue and she’s never more than a phone call away from the strangest and most terrible things she’s ever heard.
Curl up with Hobbytots for Hawnyawks in the same old sheets you had on the guest bed last night and laugh at all of the misunderstandings that happen when ordinary people marry hawnyawks.
In the end, it all boils down to love and what we will - and won’t - do in the name of it.