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I Have No Christmas Spirit

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    In the morning the thermometer announced -23 degrees of Celsius (-9.4 Fahrenheit). I had to perform some magic tricks to start my car, and that was only a start of a rough, but still somehow uneventful day. Every year, I celebrate Christmas at my grandmother's house. My parents...
    Fearofsilence Fearofsilence 18-21, F Dec 25, 2010

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    Lost My Spirit

    I usually love Christmas time but this year I just feel so blah.  Sick dad in hospital, husband works both Christmas Eve and Day, I am stuck working Christmas Eve too, family is backing out of any plans to spend time together.  Christmas festivities...
    fakeid fakeid 41-45 Dec 23, 2009

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    Not Scrooge Like...

    It's not that I hate Christmas or anything, I just don't seem to have the energy this year.  I've been busy with other things & truthfully it's not a priority. I usually enjoy shopping for people.  Finding that 1 perfect thing that will make them smile. ...
    darlene darlene 41-45, F 4 Responses Dec 8, 2007

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    First Time In Twenty Years.

    For the first time in twenty years I just am not looking forward to Christmas.  I was so excited a few weeks back.  Now, I want to go find a cave and die in it.  I haven't turned on my pink tree in my room in two weeks.  I've hardly been eating. ...
    BellasHappyPlace BellasHappyPlace 18-21, F Dec 19, 2009

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    Had No Christmas Spirit For 3 Years Now.

    it's so stupid. I love christmas. But somehow I just can't get the christmas spirit.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 6, 2008

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    MY Hushand Hates Christmas

     HI EVERYONE, MY STORY IS ABOUT ALL HOLIDAYS BUT THE MAIN ONE THAT I LOVE THE MOST IS CHRISTMAS, WE HAVE NOT PUT A TREE UP IN 6 YEARS AND THIS YEAR WE DID, SO I THOUGHT WELL THIS IS A GOOD SIGN, SO I BOUGHT SOME STOCKING STUFFS FOR MY HUBBY, WAS GETTING INTO THE SPIRIT AND...
    sasc sasc 51-55, F 2 Responses Dec 8, 2007

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    I never do sadly, this time of year I don't care to spend it with family. I just want to be alone a lot. I get sad when it's cold out.
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    wickedlilangel69 wickedlilangel69 31-35, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    Bpack Bpack 31-35 1 Response Dec 14

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