I have been patient.
I have tried not to think about it.
I tried not to check.
But I can’t pretend I haven’t been a little anxious since I received (and responded to) the letter from the IRS.
I checked again a few days ago and saw this message:
I was almost giddy reading it. I have to admit that part of me, a fairly large part, still worried the IRS letter was masterful plan by identity thieves. You hear about things like this all the time and wonder how people could be so gullible. I worried I was one of those gullible people.
On Wednesday morning, I saw this message:
I checked my account immediately. Sweet relief swept over me as I saw the scheduled deposit. I said a little prayer of thanks, worry lifted from my shoulders.