Opinion

Christmas presents. Oh, I hate shopping for Christmas presents. I have a very small family to shop for, but still, I feel like I am never good at picking out presents for them.

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Carole Townsend

We’re right smack in the middle of a time of life that, if I’m to be honest, I couldn’t have even imagined about 20 years ago. Our children are grown now, all young adults. Sounds silly, I know. Of course, God willing, our children will grow to be adults – first young, then not-so-young. It is the way life’s supposed to work.

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Bill York

They were not the original television cast, but they really were Golden Girls, serious and concentrating. 

At McDonald’s in Dacula, in a window booth.

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Carole Townsend

A well-meaning girlfriend asked me last week if I wanted to do a little Black Friday shopping with her. I smiled and fumbled for a plausible excuse to take a pass; I figured telling her, "I'd rather have holes drilled in my teeth" might sound a little over-the-top.

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