“Let me go back down.”
“You are kidding right?”
“No, I am serious.”
“Is this what you wanted to talk to me about?”
“Yes, I’ve been trying to talk to you for a long time.”
“You can’t really be serious?”
“They’ll crucify you. No pun intended, ha, ha,” proud of the joke He had just delivered. Some sense of humor He has, I thought, ha, ha.
“Real funny. I can’t believe you think that’s funny.”
“Sorry, I couldn’t resist.”
I smiled. You had to keep smiling. He had taught me that lesson over and over. If you took things too seriously you were in trouble. He had a special place for comedians, Thought they were some of the brightest people on the planet. And they made us laugh. That was a gift from Him.
(Once again, unfinished. Will get back to…)