No, we must find something in our lives for which to give thanks, though it isn’t easy during this COVID-19 pandemic. Yet the Pilgrims left us more than the habit of serving corn as a side dish. The Mayflower Pilgrims gave thanks despite losing half of their loved ones in one year. In this way, their story is particularly fitting this year where more than 247,000 Americans have died from COVID-19. 

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