The Pretty Little Gift Box

  The following was taken from A Seed of Hope by Evangeline Brown Colbert.  I found it encouraging and I hope you do too! “When someone gives you a gift, do you leave it in their hands or do you take hold of it and pull it towards you?  Most of us grab it and…

“Please and Thank You.”

In high-school, I had a P.E. teacher that would always ask a student to do something but would end the request with “please and thank you.”  For example, she would say, “Go bring me the bag of volleyball’s.  Please and thank you.”  I always found it odd that she would say “thank you” BEFORE the…