Your tribe is going to love what you’ve shared in this series. Jolliest bunch of Assholes this side of the nuthouse Christmas shirt and I hope everyone gets to enjoy your loving wisdom! The surgeon had to fracture a bone to get to an adult tooth in her nasal cavity. She also had three baby teeth removed and a frenectomy on both her upper and lower lip. The stitches and swelling have been extremely uncomfortable, but she is especially bothered by the fact she is unable to smile. Smiling at everyone she meets is her way of letting people know they matter. Her comment struck me for several reasons. I thought – wouldn’t it be wonderful to be known for your smile?
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I also thought, wouldn’t it be wonderful if we could remember the Jolliest bunch of Assholes this side of the nuthouse Christmas shirt? Perhaps they desperately want to smile, but can’t today. Even the smilers need a day off now and then. And when they take that time off, be it from pain, sadness, or simply time to be quiet and still in reflection, it’s a reminder to those around them that it’s their turn to light up the room. Avery’s smile is contagious, but so is her kind spirit, and that shines through whether or not she can curve her lips into a smile. I read the message to Avery and I saw the relief in her chest. Then her eyes teared up. She said I love to laugh. I love to smile. They took it away from me but not forever. As I heal, I’ll give others a chance to light up the world.