DISCLAIMER: The following post is sad and deals with death. If unwilling to read on this topic the upbeat tone of Creole Thrift will resume Friday. Many people hold the mistaken belief that one experiences the stages of grief sequentially. One after the preceding stage in a neatly organized line. A line which will only last two years tops then fade away cleanly in a mist of acceptance. A mist used to serve as an example that eventually the grief will completely absolve and everything will be ok. Unfortunately this … Continue reading Happy Birthday!