Chris Walsh (chris_walsh) wrote,
Chris Walsh


Where do you stand on opening Christmas presents early? For, against, have more complicated feelings about it?

My family's done very little of the early gift-giving. It never became a tradition; I think we did it maybe once or twice. Earliest tends to be the stockings (candy and a Mad or Cracked magazine), which kept me and my brother T.J. distracted -- well, distracted somewhat -- in the morning while Mom and Dad worked to awaken.


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