Grace in Small Things: Part 272 of 365

1. That after being nervous all day, I was calm when when the newspaper photographer came over to take my picture

2. Watching Lula take another round out of her stuffed puppy

3. Having drinks with a fine group of women

4. Bumping into a friend who's been on my mind lately

5. Having a cat to cuddle while I weathered a sour stomach

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Grace in Small Things: Part 273 of 365

Screw Convalescence When You Can Welcome a National Newspaper Photographer Into Your Home Instead