Thursday, November 08, 2012
For some people—but not for everyone—traditions are very important. If they aren’t important to you, try to play your part anyway. In the long run, traditions tend to help sustain happiness and family bonds. If you’re the one who wants everything to be perfect, try to enjoy the day, whatever happens.
Saul: There’s no pleasing my mother.
Paul: What makes you say that?
Saul: Two days ago she bought me two ties for my birthday, one red and one blue.
So last night I wore the red one to her house for a dinner party.
Paul: What did she say?
Saul: “So you don’t like the blue one?”