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Will anyone else's hubby be working Christmas Eve & Christmas day? If yes, what does he do?

Mine is.. missing all the activities..
really upsetting to me.. i wish he got to spend time w/ our family, our children, and see all the little moments that i wait yearly for around Christmas time!!

So wish he could be here!! Work consume anyone elses lives around Christmas?

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Asked by mohme2three at 6:46 PM on Dec. 23, 2010 in Relationships

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  • Eve,yes

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 6:47 PM on Dec. 23, 2010

  • Mine will be working for a little bit on Christmas Eve, but he has all day Christmas Day off.

    Answer by TsMommy428 at 6:47 PM on Dec. 23, 2010

  • Eve yes. He gets xmas day for the first time in YEARS.

    Answer by jeanclaudia at 6:48 PM on Dec. 23, 2010

  • you didnt miss it, i just updated it haha :) was curious what kind of jobs work holidays (:

    Comment by mohme2three (original poster) at 6:54 PM on Dec. 23, 2010

  • Yes mine is working overseas in Afghanistan (soldier). Its upsetting but at least urs is coming home. That's what helps me make it through these times. I just think that someone else is in an even worse situation. My hubby has missed all the kids birthdays, every holiday this year and my birthday and anniversary. But I also think about those whose husband isn't coming home at all. And I'm thankful that mine will be home by Valentines Day.

    Answer by True_Gator_77 at 6:54 PM on Dec. 23, 2010

  • Yes not husband but boyfriend. Nursing home. They never close as long as people are breathing lol. He gets ot during holidays because all the long timers take off.

    Answer by Crystal8327 at 7:00 PM on Dec. 23, 2010

  • My husband is in construction, and typically has holidays like this off. This year he's working out of state, so we're just glad to have him home late Christmas Eve, then he'll be here for about a week!

    Answer by MommaTurbo at 7:13 PM on Dec. 23, 2010

  • Mine works for the city; they had a potluck today and he came home really early.

    Answer by _Tam_ at 7:32 PM on Dec. 23, 2010

  • Mine has worked many Holidays, he is a cop. Thankfully he will be here this year;)

    Answer by JackieGirl007 at 7:46 PM on Dec. 23, 2010

  • Yes. He works on the 25th so we are doing dinner/presents on the 24th. He is a prison guard. I have missed many Christmases due to being a flight attendant. (No longer a flight attendant).

    Answer by isabellem at 7:53 PM on Dec. 23, 2010

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