Christmas at Our House
ornaments is a
life suspended in time.
Each branch bears witness
to some obscure passage in our
lives, each ornament announcing a
silent history that only we can hear.
"We live, not by things, but by the meanings
of things. It is needful to transmit the
(Antoine de St.-Exupéry)
Santa Claus rocking horse figurine, purchased in Myrtle Beach, SC in 1996 as an anniversary gift for my wife, Betsy, who was pregnant with our first child, Owen.