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Merry Christmas!

I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas filled with people you love and memories both old and new. I was really worried that I was going to test my theory of "One Is Just A Number" as I spent Christmas Day alone but modern weather forecasting failed and a dreaded winter storm bypassed my city and I actually spent more time with my family than I typically do.

When weathermen started predicting sleet turning into snow for Christmas morning, I headed to my parents' house Christmas Eve and we celebrated the holiday a day early, just in case it was too treacherous for me to make it to their house on Christmas Day. When the skies remained dry on the 25th, I headed back over for a day spent making gingerbread men cookies and watching "The Sons of Katie Elder". It was one of the best Christmases in recent memory.

Merry Christmas! God bless us every one!

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