"Rome was not built in a day."
"How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young?"
"A watched pot never boils."
Waiting is difficult. It is anxiety-provoking and nerve-wracking. Watching the minutes tick by makes for a looooong day.
We put an offer on a house last night, and we are
"Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet."
I hope and pray this is so.