Have you ever had laryngitis but felt just fine? What happens to you in those moments? You get sympathy and people’s pity. They try to comfort you and ask if you need anything. Thing is, you sound terrible, but are on the mend. People don’t get it figuring that when you say you feel fine you are bluffing. There is a renewal in your health, but it is still not all the way there.
Renewal & misunderstanding
Ginny, by this fourth chapter, is on the mend. Her bleak day was December 23rd, but fortunately for her she crossed paths with a “blue” sky and since has been transforming. In this chapter she and Blue have a fine Christmas day doing regular, non-Christmas things. They go bowling and watch some movies. Right in the middle of their happiness, though, sister Becky calls, learns of Blue’s existence and her stereotypes flared. Some odd things rose up between Ginny and Becky. Becky’s situation and prejudices prevent her from seeing what is really happening in Ginny’s life. All Becky and her husband hear is: homeless boy living with Ginny. Nothing but Uh-oh for them. [Read more…]