Daily Write 6.19.2013Daily Write 6.19.2013
Why did I have to buy that ticket?
Why did I have to get on this boat?
Why did I think that having a family vacation was a great idea?
These are the thoughts that go through Mr. Glaspell’s mind as he is blindfolded. He is in a room with other hostages-that at least he can tell from the cries for help, grunts, and shouts from their kidnappers. More importantly, he’s trying to find his family.
Why did I even try to have a family vacation?
Mr. Glaspell had been having a rough patch in his marriage.
There have been a string of many layoffs at the law firm he worked at. Key word here: worked. He was one of the many fired. His children, now older and soon to leave the house had become distant. They were their own people now, with their friends and boyfriends, barely home.
He regrets never being home during their childhood, putting too many hours and years into the law firm, which would eventually fire him.
The lack of money flow has caused financia