The unveiling

Writer finds reason to unbox the beauty

Posted: May 7, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

I stood there for five minutes holding a pair of scissors, staring down at the big white box that had been in our hall closet for more than 14 years. Encased in a plastic sleeve, the box has moved with us over the years, and it always finds a place in the deep recesses of the closet we use the least. Today I took the scissors to it.

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