Sunday, December 13, 2009

Christmas Tree 2009

2 comments:

Shan said...

I love the blue lights!

Jim H. said...

Every year, after putting up and decorating the tree, my mom would stand back admiringly and say "That's the prettiest tree we've ever had." It bacame a running inside joke with our family. We'd see who could make the earliest legitimate 'prettiest tree' reference. For example, late October, driving by a stand of pines, one of us would say "Hey, maybe we should come here to cut our tree. I bet it would be the prettiest tree we've ever had!" Or even in July, we might be digging through the drawer of old photos and come across one from some distant Christmas past and say "Oh, THAT was the prettiest tree we ever had." My mom took it well.

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