Little Old Women - A small attempt at a very large subject

Donna Sears

I write these columns whenever I get an idea that might be entertaining. I started this one some time ago, but it must have gotten tossed out in the spring cleaning frenzy. It just proves to me that too much cleaning is a dangerous thing. Our editor uses a column whenever a week comes along with a space that needs filling, usually about once a month.
When we were in Williamston, sorting through my son Brad’s belongings before the estate sale, I found a book I had given him when he was just a little sprout of about 7. It was a Charlie Brown book called “Happiness Is …” That small book was tattered and worn, obviously well loved. It was filled with statements most kids could relate to: “Happiness is an A on the spelling test. Happiness is a warm cookie.”

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