I always thought Gesundheit meant "Bless You", but apparently it means "Good Health". Learn something new everyday, which isn't hard for me! (Kaitlin's first grade homework has my wheels spinning some nights.) Isn't it funny how tradition happens? Back in the day, when someone sneezed you said "Bless You" to protect their soul from flying out of their body. Superstition. What's powerful is how it's stuck! It's near impossible to stop yourself from saying it – try it sometime. Not saying "Bless You" or "Gesundheit" after someone sneezes, feels like you left the person hangin'! Half-done.
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