Okay, stop with those curt comments! Cut the paper the right size this time! And no tissue paper wrap over those dark game boxes, you can see right through. You know, Joe if I didn’t know better I’d think you hated the daily chores Christmas brings. The shopping, the decorating, the baking; it does seem a bit much I guess.
Oh my dear Evie, I would not dare court the idea of being a Scrooge with Christmas only ten days away. We’re almost done anyway. And when the whole family sits down together, it’s all worth it.