If you are trying to rediscover the traditional joys of yuletide celebrations, then look no further. Classic Christmas is a stirring collection of more than seventy true-life stories that chronicle the simpler delights of the season. These touching tales include: Mama's Gift, a story of a grieving young woman comforted by the arrival of a Christmas gift from her mother, several days after her death; Lighting of the Tree, in which the townspeople of a tropical paradise find the Christmas spirit, despite the palm trees and warm weather; Daddy's Christmas Dinner, about a domestically-challenged father who comes through for his family when his wife is unexpectedly hospitalized; and so many more. A book that celebrates the spiritual meaning of the holidays, Classic Christmas will evoke warm memories of your Christmases past--and remind you that most precious gift of the season is the love you share with friends and family.It was an honor to be the Christmas tree, but my part in the play put a little extra burden on my mother, who had to make my ... Finally, she decided to make my costume out of green crepe paper, which was very heavy material back then.
|Publisher||:||Adams Media - 2006-08-28|