Several people at church came and said, “Welcome home.” It’s not like I was gone that long, but it is nice to feel missed and appreciated. And, it is a big deal going to Israel for 10 days. Some of these people will never visit. I hope I can be their eyes (through my camera).
Right after Sacrament Meeting I was nabbed to play piano in Primary. It was fun. The kids were sure wound up, however.
It is cold today. It’s in the low teens. As a result, I came home from church and sought warmth.
My fingers, knees and toes are all cold. I don’t remember my knees getting cold like this before. It must have something to do with my baker’s cysts.
At dinner I gave the sisters a 10 Argot coin from Israel. I picked up several while I was there. Most of them are going to grandchildren.
100 Argots make 1 shekel. They don’t make 1 Argot coins. The smallest denomination is 10. They were worth about 3 cents at today’s exchange rate.
They are also about the same size as a 10 Shekel coin. However, a 10 Shekel coin is worth about $3. Unscrupulous shop owners may try to pass a 10 Argot off as a 10 Shekel coin.