Every day Michael (Nicodeme in the original French) checks that the present, wrapped in a blue box with a yellow ribbon, is still there, on top of the closet. He dreams about it and waits — impatiently — for that special birthday to come so that he can open it. But what happens when the big day arrives? A lyrical and memorable story about patience and the ability to give of ourselves to the ones we love.
Children often find it straining and challenging to wait for their birthdays. Time passes ever so slowly, and they keep asking – when is my party? When will I get my gifts? The Gift provides a surprising perspective on the anticipation for birthdays and the giving of gifts:Read More