Posted: 21 Jun 2011 @ 00:00
A day in the life of. . .
THE Rule of St Benedict reads: “At the door of the monastery, place a sensible old man who knows how to take a message and deliver a reply, and whose age keeps him from roaming about.”
Following this good advice, we station a Sister who meets (gender excepted) these criteria in a room where she can answer the telephone and the doorbell to callers — expected or otherwise. Sometimes, her peace is barely interrupted, ...
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