Merry Christmas friends. I want to share with you a very tender story written by author Nancy Jardine. I have reblogged this post from the Writing Wranglers and Warriors site where a great group of writers post. You’ll love this tale, so grab a cup of coffee, curl up and take a few moments to read something very special!
Originally posted on Writing Wranglers and Warriors:
Four days to go…till Christmas Day!
Anticipation is what drives a lot of people round about now if they celebrate by giving gifts to family and friends. The anticipation in our house is high already and is likely to escalate during the next few days.
The Christmas tree has been up and decorated for eight days and the piles of wrapped gifts which are appearing beneath it, on a daily basis, are looking quite decadently generous – even though we declared we weren’t going to go overboard this year with too many gifts.
The wrapping papers are bright and colourful to cheer us up and to banish the winter chills outside. Come Christmas morning, our happiest moments are when we distribute the gifts as we sit around the tree. The very act of excitedly unwrapping those items brings back so many memories for me…
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