So I was all, "Wah wah, Christmas is over and I am glum," and Emblita brought it to my attention that there is such a thing as THE TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS. And I totally think we should jump on that, don't you?
I think that is practically the WHOLE reason we feel glum after Christmas: ALL that build-up, and then over in a flash. Twelve days---now that's more like it.
So let's see, today is The Fourth Day of Christmas, is that right, Emblita? And a little visit to Wikipedia does not reveal any particular traditions for each day, other than the exchanging of calling birds, French hens, etc., which I am fresh out of. (Rob, this morning: "Is a partridge a BIRD or a FRUIT?")
This means we're on our own. I'm open to anything, as long as we can have at least one "75% Off Target's Christmas Stuff" Day.
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