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I've got your boxes of Candy Canes coming to you! I hope you enjoy them. Just found them today at the store. I was waiting for them, so I could grab up a couple of boxes for you.
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Aww, you're a sweetie - an absolute nutcase of one, but a sweetie nonetheless!!!!!!!!!!

You REALLY don't have to (but who am I to upset you if your heart is set on it!!!!)

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I told you I needed an intervention when it comes to Christmas.. and I remembered that you said you didn't get the lovely little things around your area. So from me to you Merry Christmas!
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I thought everyone had candy cane's.
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They're only just starting to become recognised here but they aren't the "real" candy canes I remember!!

To me, candy canes are white with red and/or green stripes and taste of mint. I saw peach and blue ones the other day - what's THAT all about??!!!!
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I know .I too know candy cane's as being white and red.

They are now available here in all color's .Even one that is every shade of the rainbow.
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We get them here year round. People don't understand they're part of Christmas and look at me funny when they see them hanging in my tree !!
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Some people don't know that the candy cane represents Jesus ,as the cane is a J and the cane is also like the shepherd's cane.

There is even a short story about it online.
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Well there you go. I just assumed they were markers to stop you getting lost on your way to the North Pole. You certainly see them in the pictures!!

Granted - they aren't very prominent in the National Geographic articles I've read or programmes I've seen.............
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