As grocery stores hit that one time of the year they can actually sell cranberry sauce (what do you sauce it on?), it's always good to reflect on the many blessings that come with being 'American by birth, Southern by the grace of God.' Let's face it: most readers of this newspaper have pretty long lists.
Blessings, of course, are relative. Some will face holidays without family, without a feast, and some, without shelter. As those with so much, we have an obligation to offer kindness, charity and prayers. It doesn't change our lists: