Because without it, bathing would mean having to go down to a river somewhere and praying to God it wasn’t filled with mud or animals that would chew you alive.
Because without it, going to the bathroom would mean having to use a bucket.
Because without it, washing your clothes would be an all-day chore, consisting of YOU having to scrub them up against a grater of some kind to remove all the dirt.
Because when you eat something that’s hot, you’d like to be able to turn something on that releases water, instead of having to look over at the water basin and wonder just how sanitary the water is that you’re about to drink.
For all this and more, we say…
Ah, indoor plumbing… now THAT’S something to be thankful for!
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