December 18, 2012 • 1:39 PM
CHRISTMASES THEN, NOW, AND YET TO COME
Each of us who celebrates Christmas in America, at one time or another as December 25 approaches, thinks about Christmases then, now, and yet to come. We string Christmases past together in our minds as if they were bulbs on an old strand of Christmas lights. There are those that flicker and glow dimly or not at all because they hold unhappy memories; and there are those that glow brightly with happy ones. We wonder how brightly Christmas present will glow when it becomes a Christmas past and how many more bright bulbs we’ll add to the string. (Read the full column at EWRoss.com)
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