In the day of prosperity be joyful. Ecclesiates 7:14
It’s Monday and in three days Eli will be visiting Papa and Gigi again. His mom had a meeting and It would end late.
One of the things he looked forward to (other than Mac and Cheese and a mini-cone) was his regular bag of change that Papa collected (along with a stray dollar or two) to give him; “Provided he takes it to the bank”….. where there was an account set up in his name.
It seemed, to Eli however, that just a lot of pennies and a few bills, would take a long time to amount to anything, and there were any number of things he wanted now.. It is not that his mom didn’t get him what he needed, but she had cautioned him lately that because of their new house purchase, she was “going to have to be careful” about spending.
So, he always did what…
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