Simcha Fisher, author of The Sinner’s Guide to Natural Family Planning writes for several publications and blogs daily at Aleteia. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and ten children. Without supernatural aid, she would hardly be a human being.
Look, I know it's a Friday in Lent, but this has been kind of a rough week for all of us, whether we're happy about our new pope or not -- and I predict that next week is going to be even more harrowing. I keep having the "oh no, I forgot to write my term paper, and it's due in forty minutes!" dream, and the "well, I guess I'll try and cram this huge, thick, scummy contact lens into my eyeball" dream, and the "uh oh, there's a flood coming, but I bet I can drive fast enough to get ahead of -- noooooooooo, I can't!" dream. And my eye is twitching again.
Happily, it's Chico Marx's birthday, and that's all the excuse I need to post this:
and of course this
*sigh* Okay, I feel better now.