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As you grow older, your Christmas list gets smaller; the things you really want for the holidays can’t be bought


Over the years, I’ve observed an interesting phenomenon about Christmas.

As a little kid, it’s all about the way Santa’s ability to do the impossible pervades everything we do, convincing us in the holiday season, anything can happen.

Back when I still played tennis, the kids on my team fell prey to this strange myth that somehow if you laid out milk and cookies and a tiny little bed, an elf would magically appear in it and clean your room while you were asleep. I’m not kidding, these kids brought their elves to practice.

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