Just once, I would like for life to gift wrap the next six months up in a big shiny bow and present it to me with a note attached saying, “Nothing going on for the next 6 months. Enjoy!”
Just once, I would like to have a break from divorce, death, job loss, cars that won’t start, pets that get sick, 17 inch snowfalls, frigid temperatures, freezing pipes, credit card fraud, illness, obligations, demands.
Just once, I’d like to get by scott-free and have nothing going on. All that is required of me is getting out of bed, going to work, coming home, feeding myself, bathing myself and going back to sleep. Just that. That’s all.
Before I haul off and punch life right in the kisser…