The Sunshine Report

The letter in Ruth’s mailbox was unusual to say the least. There was no stamp on it and no return address. Immediately upon entering the door to her home, Ruth began to open the letter. The letter read:

Dear Ruth:

I will be stopping by for dinner tonight. I look forward to dining with you.



Is this some kind of hoax, she thought? Then again, what if it is true? For certain the letter had arrived with no stamp. “I will be prepared just in case he does show up,” she spoke out loud to herself.

With that thought, Ruth remembered her empty kitchen cabinets. “Oh, my goodness, I really don...