While the holiday’s historic significance is the Pilgrim’s celebration of the first harvest in Plymouth Colony, my attachment stems from a tradition of family gathering and bountiful food. As I’ve grown older, the words of free-lance writer Robert Brault have become increasingly true:
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
You can hear my musings on Thanksgiving by playing this selection using the player (below).
Music: Butterfly Dreams, David Modica, from Magnatune.com.