The Beervirus Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving 2020 is over not a minute too soon. Don’t get me wrong, there were some highlights. Thursday AND Friday were paid holidays for me. In a construction career spanning more decades than I would want to admit, I have had no more than a few Fridays after Thanksgiving as a paid holiday. Oh, I have taken them off without pay and I have used vacation days, but very few days were paid.


Believe it or not, I was given a chance this year to work both Thanksgiving and Friday this year. The construction project I am currently working on is in the “finishing drywall stage”. The building must be kept warm. We have not installed working permanent heat sources (furnaces), yet. (Sheetrock dust ruins furnaces)


We have temporary diesel fueled heaters keeping the building warm that must be refueled daily. (Just like fueling a car, truck, or bus.) The d