One Sunday morning I stood in the gas station minimart line with several others.
“Can I have two dollars in quarters, please?” I asked when my turn came. It was for the car vacuum machine, a regular Sunday chore. I felt guilty for holding everyone up. “I’m sorry, almost done,” I said to the men behind me.
Without missing a beat, one man answered loudly.
“I’ll just have to tell God when I get to church that I’m late because some lady at the gas station needed quarters.”
Uproarious laughter from half a dozen other men. Noted.
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