The Christmas Tree Crash

And other things that did not work in 2020

Photo by Simon Berger on Unsplash

Monday night I was awakened not by the sound of reindeer on the roof but rather our 7 foot Christmas tree, fully decorated with glass ornaments, as it crashed to the floor. Ouch. I hurried out of bed to see what was the matter. As I flipped on the lights I saw our tree lying on the floor, glass shards all around. I’ve put up dozens of Christmas trees in my life, but this was…