On the Feast of Stephen ...
Published: December 28, 2011
For the Feast of St. Stephen, Dec. 28, a memory from Spouse Calls Christmas past:
It wasn’t very deep and crisp and even, but snow did lie ‘round about, as we drove away from Prague, the birthplace of King Wenceslas.
The landscape was frosted, but the car was warm. With my husband at the wheel, I had the luxury of dozing while Christmas music played on the stereo.
I woke up, recognizing the tune trickling from the speakers as we drove through the whitened countryside. (Click to read entire column.)