I should have known better.
“If you ruin it, we’re going to have to
carry that thing back out of here!”, he said.
(My Christmas shopping list just got shorter.)
I let him know that I had 30-some people
who told me they thought it was a great idea and I was
just taking their advice (hoping he’d realize that
at least 30-some other people actually have
the same taste that I do in some things…
he thinks I’m the sole nutcase.)
FAMILY…always there to show they have faith in you.
He didn’t comment when it was finished,
but I guess he was relieved when he didn’t hear me
say I hated how it looked, and he’d need to
rent a tow truck to pull it out of our living room.
The rest of the family didn’t even notice I painted the piano –
I had to point it out to them.
Then, I got a few, “Oh yeah,…that looks nice.” responses.
There’s no place like HOME, is there?