Leslie opened today's card from Japan...the envelope had beautiful stamps on it. It is from Kenji, the Yezo Brown Bear. Someday, Leslie would love to go visit Kenji and his wife Masako, even though it's a very long bearplane journey. One year, they sent her a wonderful Japanese umbrella - she won't use anything else when it rains.
Mama reminds Papa that someone (Papa?) needs to get the Christmas lights and decorations out of the attic. Yes indeed he says. Benjamin can help me. But where is Benjamin?