I Don't Like the Abbreviation Xmas

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    I Feel It Is Rude.

    For those of you who know me or have read enough of my stories, you know I am not the kind of person to shove my religious views down someones throat. However for everyone who celebrates Christmas you are having a wonderful time because it is the birthday of Christ. It is only...
    randomdriftwood randomdriftwood
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Dec 8, 2007

    Abbreviated Too Much

    I just don't feel it's right. Christmas is an abbreviation of 'Christ's Mass' and that is an abbreviation of 'The Mass of Christ's Birth'. I just feel Xmas is going a bit too far and it's beemn abbreviated enough already.
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 8, 2007

    Never Have

    I was very much brought up never to write 'Xmas'.    As I am a Christian and was brought up in a Christian household, I feel that in writing Xmas, I am denying the head of my Faith, particularly with the large and impending figure of an 'X' in place of his...
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    1 Response Nov 28, 2008

    Its So Obvious!

    They X'ed Christ out of Christmas! I'm surpried they didn't change it to Santamas.
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    4 Responses Jul 2, 2009
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