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christmas spirit

i have become more and more sadden as November moves in to December and instead of the giving spirit of christmas i see negativity and greed around every corner.

does no one truely understand what being on this earth is all about?

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cara124

Asked by cara124 at 8:20 AM on Nov. 30, 2010 in Holidays

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  • I know what you mean. Unfortunately I see a lot of this in DH's family, the selfishness and greed and it is a huge bummer. Keep looking up and stay positive, mama.
    MamaLisa1976

    Answer by MamaLisa1976 at 8:24 AM on Nov. 30, 2010

  • I know what you mean. Do your own thing and don't worry what others are doing. Lead by example and know you are a better person.
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 8:37 AM on Nov. 30, 2010

  • just enjoy being with your family on that day. I hear what your saying. Today's world is a very narrow minded selfish place lately.
    Zoeyis

    Answer by Zoeyis at 8:38 AM on Nov. 30, 2010

  • thank you ladies, i am glad others understand my point
    cara124

    Comment by cara124 (original poster) at 8:40 AM on Nov. 30, 2010

  • sad how the "happy" holidays bring out the worst in some people...
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 9:01 AM on Nov. 30, 2010

  • Christmas does bring out greedy people, but just enjoy your family and
    don't let others bring you down...Last year we did't buy any present..
    My kids came home and we had a great time!!!
    HomeAlone45

    Answer by HomeAlone45 at 9:07 AM on Nov. 30, 2010

  • We live in a society where to quote the movie Wall Street "greed is good". Doesn't make it right, that's just how it is.
    HotMama330

    Answer by HotMama330 at 1:11 PM on Nov. 30, 2010

  • This is exactally why rather than participate in Black Friday, we turn on the carols, put up the tree and start a fire and enjoy each other.
    salexander

    Answer by salexander at 11:56 AM on Dec. 1, 2010

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