Patience is a virtue

On Sunday, I left Chicago to return to Columbia, Missouri. The day began with an auspicious start of rain and gloom. It could hardly begin to foreshadow the absolute nightmare that day would become. Not only did we board an hour late, but we had to switch busses with our luggage in St. Louis and got stuck in bumper-to-bumper traffic an hour outside of Columbia. We literally stopped moving for almost twenty-five minutes.  To top it off, we arrived about two hours late. Plus, I got motion sick. Awesome day. Continue reading