Today I am grateful for the gift of time.

Of all the things in earth, time is the most fleeting and finite. Amazingly, it holds an ability to slow down or speed up depending on place and circumstance. There have been points where minutes seemed to drag into hours. I remember waiting on Christmas Eve, eager for first light and counting the ticks and tocks of our Cuckoo click. And I remember the night my granddaughter was rushed out of her room for an emergency C-Section. The worry and fright