a : to wear (as an edge of cloth) by or as if by rubbing : fret b : to separate the threads at the edge of
That's it. I'm feeling worn around the edges, rubbed threadbare by the dis-ease and car trouble and sadness and busy-ness of life on this earth. Like bits of me are hanging like loose threads as I try to keep everything tidy and running smoothly.
So it must be time for a little break. A little tea, a quiet place, a doggie by my side. And then I will open the Pages of healing and peace and joy. I will drink deep the Living Waters. I will be refreshed by the Word. I'll see you all when my frayed edges have been smoothed by the Maker.