Thoughts of an unsuccessful, never married, late middle-aged, terminally ill American man.
Wednesday, December 21, 2011
My father's service will be tomorrow, December 22. This year, that's the shortest day of the year. Perfect timing. It should remind me that the days will lengthen from now on, but I know that there is still a net loss of heat in the norther hemisphere and that many colder days lie ahead.
My mother visits my father after an operation on Christmas Eve, 2010.