Matt and Mandy

“Matt and Mandy,” Friend, Nov. 2006, 17

Matt and Mandy

Matt and Mandy

Illustration by Shauna Mooney Kawasaki

Mandy: Let’s have a thankful contest.

Matt: That’s one I’m sure to win.

Mandy: I’m thankful for trees.

Matt: I’m thankful for dogs.

Mandy: I’m thankful for pumpkin pie.

Matt: I’m thankful for mashed potatoes.

Mandy: This could go on forever.

Matt: Yeah, neither of us will ever win.

Mom: Maybe you’re both winners for having so many blessings.

Mandy: Congratulations, winner.

Matt: Thank you, winner. Same to you.