Carine Hartman
Chief sub-editor
2 minute read
30 Oct 2021
6:00 am

Counting the little serviettes

Carine Hartman

Life is tough, but we need to count the little blessings the universe throws at us.

Chateau Libertas: The royals' red wine now comes in a box. Picture: Supplied

You need to lighten up. Life is heavy enough,” my friend tells me under my vine after our fourth glass (my self-imposed booze ban is out the window). My hunched shoulders instantly straighten. He’s right. My life is good. I have abundance… Well, oldest will argue that getting a serviette or three when you’re low on toilet paper isn’t exactly abundance – but it is. For me, in any case. I can’t just shake it off like you, I have to drip-dry. So yes, thank you, universe, for sending four serviettes. And my mind goes back to the psychic I...