Christmas 2016 From Our House and Hearts to Yours from Prospect CT

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Christmas is a magical time of year and for as long as I can remember the anticipation of the running to the Christmas Tree early in the morning was special and seemed to take longer each year.

From Our House and Hearts to Yours from Prospect CT

I do remember one Christmas when my day had a sour ending and made it difficult for me to sit comfortably for a while.

I had an older brother and as is sometimes the case, sibling rivalry can get out of hand.  Each year when it came time for presents, he seemed to get something that was age appropriate for him, but just in my heart should have been mine.  Such was the case one year when we got to the living room, and there next to the tree was a brand new 20" Schwinn, with no training wheels.

This was well before the Christmas Story, so I would have to say it was my equivalent of that Red Rider BB Gun.  The disappointment was large when told it would be for my brother but I would get his old one for me. Just what every kid wants to hear.  My eyes never left that bike that day.

Not to be outdone, I awoke early next morning and had to make sure that if I wasn't getting the bike, I would at least get to ride it first.  I got onto it, steadied myself and pushed off, straight into the Christmas tree.   That brought down a lot of action, all directed at me. My father's fuse was less than short that morning. 

All got sorted and I was beyond perfect for a while to come, not wanting to endure that wrath again.

From Our House and Hearts to Yours from Prospect CT

We have had a healthy year and have high hopes that it will continue into the new year.  We wish all the same and more for yourselves.

 

Merry Christmas from Ed & Cauna Silva

 

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Debbie Reynolds
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What a sweet memory, Ed. Merry Christmas and Best Wishes for an Amazing 2017.

Dec 25, 2016 02:55 AM #1
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Great story-great memory. Wishes for a great 2017

Dec 25, 2016 04:14 AM #2
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Good Morning Ed - Wonderful memories of Christmas as children!  I wish you and Cauna a very Merry Christmas.

Dec 25, 2016 06:55 AM #3
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Than you for those great memories.  Wishing you and Cauna a delightful Christmas.  A

Dec 25, 2016 07:54 AM #4
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Ed, Merry Christmas!  You referenced one of my favorite Christmas movies ever and watched a bit of it last night.  My brother and I were only 2 years apart, so we often got the same gift, including matching 10 speeds on year :)  Bill

Dec 25, 2016 11:11 AM #5
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Ed,

 Merry Christmas to you and yours and what a great Story! Memories are the best part of life and let's continue to build many more!

Dec 25, 2016 12:20 PM #6
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Merry Christmas, Ed and best wishes for a happy, healthy New Year!

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Ed Merry Christmas to you and your family, and I hope this was a very special day for you.

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Merry Christmas to you and your family, Ed!  I hope your day was as special as you hoped it would be!

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Ed Merry Christmas to you and your family and funny how our perspective changes with time, have many now "wonderful stories" too, Endre

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Merry Christmas Ed and Cauna!
Wishing you all the best now and through the new year.
Bob, Sally & family.

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Ed,

Let the spirit of Christmas and Holidays warm your home with love, joy and peace.

Dec 26, 2016 11:41 PM #12
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