|Where your treasure is, there will your heart be also... Matthew 6:21|
While in the process of moving from our old house into our present home, decisions had to be made. What to keep and what to throw away? Everything from clothes to toys to the food in the pantry required a verdict.
I only wanted to take what I really loved or thought was useful. So, much was donated or tossed to the curb.
It was a great opportunity to streamline. One of the items that didn't make the cut was a bank that my husband's aunt bought at a garage sale and gave to him for Christmas . It was one of those heavy old metal things, a truly hideous looking politician on a box giving a speech.
Some years later I was checking out the "what it sold for" section of the newspaper and to my horror I read "Stump Speaker bank: 1,250.00..."
At least I still had that can of black eyed peas! And the capers...