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Thanks to those who have written and spoken with me. It's fun to hear from you and I look forward to hearing from others.
We got a great note from a Mrs. Klutz ("we use the German pronunciation," she said) gladly agreeing with us, but going on to tell stories of the trials and fun a real Klutz can have with that name. I usually flunk German pronunciation, but thank her with genuine respect and laughter. Donkey shine!|
"I have been remembering and chuckling as I have been reading your book. My appreciation for the intricacies of humor, its many faces have grown."
"I really enjoyed it … a good and much needed book."
"This is a very funny read. … You have made the medium the message."
"Even I loosened up and laughed and enjoyed a refreshing perspective of the Christian life that is meant to have an abundance of joy and humor."
A reported conversation:
Adult Daughter: "Mom, have you read Howard Macy's new book Laughing Pilgrims?"
Daughter: "Yeah, it is wonderful… about God's sense of humor."
Mom: "Well, do you know that 50% of the pilgrims DIED the first winter?"
Daughter: "Well, I guess those aren't the pilgrims Howard was referring to…"