The title is in reference to the song "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen". I heard Eldest singing it to himself the other day, singing, "...tidings of comfort and joy, covered in joy..." Made me smile.
Thankfully, everyone is on the mend here in the Trenches. Except for Momma, who is feeling the symptoms, but chanting over and over in her head, "I will NOT get sick. I will NOT get sick." Yeah, we'll see how that works.
It was a quiet family weekend, coming to a close as the Patriots game is blaring throughout the house and the grill is being fired up for burgers.
Here's what we did:
Joy covered in joy, indeed.