Jesus, Save Me a Spot!

Jesus, Save Me a Spot! February 12, 2015

Jesus and Mary save me a spot

On Facebook, Scott Paeth shared this creative way someone in Chicago found of claiming a parking spot: conscripting Jesus and Mary (or is it Mary and Joseph, from a nativity set?) to indicate that the spot is taken. Who’s going to argue with members of the holy family?

I’ve heard people pray to find a parking spot before, but this is the first time that I’ve seen someone physically bring figures of the ones they pray to in to get the job done.

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  • PorlockJunior

    Would this be an allusion to the old prayer, so familiar from one’s college days,

    Hail Mary, full of grace,
    Help me find a parkin’ place.
    (refrain) Sittin’ on the dashboard of my car