I dropped a p iece of round Christmas candy on the floor, and it rolled toward the middle of my living room. I was pleased that it would be easy to retrieve. But the candy took a hard right and went under the couch. How could that happen? “Murphy’s Law,” I mumbled.

Two young receptionists were assisting me in taking down the flags from the flagpole of His Love Counseling Services during an approaching storm when I saw lightning in the distance.

Buddy Scott is director of His Love Counseling Services in Lake Jackson.

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