Sun streamed through the window, tempting me to forget about Illinois' chill. Even so, I wrapped a scarf around my neck and pulled my coat on as we prepared to leave the restaurant. Her daughters danced around her feet as she did the same, continuing our conversation.
I joked about my upcoming birthday and said it would be my Jesus year. We laughed and then I acknowledged while some people take that concept seriously, I did not- but it sure was fun to say. She was putting her daughters' coats on by this time and I had my purse in hand. We figured out we were the same age.
We began moving toward the door and I can't remember what else we talked about because my mind was swirling with revelation...
I'm over at A Deeper Family today. Click on over to read the rest of my birthday-related ponderings.