Rest Day: Do You Need One?

Traditions Change When we moved to Canada, a rest day became a thing of the past. This was not the first time in my life that the days, Sundays to Saturdays, melded into one. As a student in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), not only were the days of the week insignificant, so were holidays such as Easter and Christmas Day. I remember being quite rebellious the first couple of years and refusing to attend classes on Christmas Day. That soon changed and by my fifth year