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My first bah humbug of the season...

So I already got my first Bah Humbug of the season today. I went to the library today after class and got some Christmas CDs and some Christmas decorating books. The librarian gave me the funniest look when I put it all on the counter. She was like "Oh, already starting with the Christmas stuff?" And I was like " Yeah, I am already getting excited, I know it seems early..." She rolled her eyes and goes "UGH... Not me, I can't stand Christmas, I wish I could go to sleep in Mid-October and wake up in January." I was sad for her at this point. I said, "Really, I live my whole year for it...It goes by so quick I like to start early." She goes " Well at least you'll be ready"
It is so sad that people think like that I wish everyone understood what a magical special time of year it was and didn't look at as a burden or an obligation. I knew you guys would understand....And i am listening to my borrowed CDs right now!
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unfortunately I dont think some people can see past the commercialism & the crowds & craziness to the real spirit of Christmas
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unfortunately I dont think some people can see past the commercialism & the crowds & craziness to the real spirit of Christmas
It seems the same way to me. I think people who can't seem to see past it seem to jumble everyone together in the same category..I have this problem with a few folks in my family.
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Ugh I hate people like that! Maybe they dont have any family or friends..or dont know the true meaning of Christmas? I was talking about Thanksgiving in work today and my office manager said "Shut up we dont want to hear about it yet"... Im like hello its only 5 weeks from Thursday...!!! Its right around the corner..and I couldnt be happier about that!
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Geesh! That lady sounds like a gloomy gus!! I feel sorry for her too. She seems rude!
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I live for Christmas and I am like you that it goes by too quickly! Unfortunately there will be some that suffer depression during that time and I really feel bad for them. A friend of mine's son was killed a few years ago at the age of 13. His birthday was December 24th. Christmas is a dreaded time for her and I understand completely. I guess if it is someone you don't know may hate the Christmas season is because it brings bad memories for them. I do know that there are some that hate Christmas for no reason at all and truly are scrooges! Lol...
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unfortunately I dont think some people can see past the commercialism & the crowds & craziness to the real spirit of Christmas

I couldn't have said it better myself.

Enjoy the books and CDs!!!!!!!!!!1
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unfortunately I dont think some people can see past the commercialism & the crowds & craziness to the real spirit of Christmas
my thoughts exactly.... and it is so sad
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No kidding??? A librarian, of all people? She keeps a shop for all seasons, doesn't she?

She should pop over to the stacks and check out that Dickens feller. A Christmas Carol is a ghost story, after all, and therefore in season...
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That is such a shame. Some people just do not understand the real magic of Christmas.

Enjoy the CDs and books.
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