It's that time of year again.
December is almost upon us, and with it all the joys of Christmas. But what is
the real meaning of Christmas? Is it the gifts under the tree, the lights in
the windows, the cards in the mail, seafood and chicken feasts with family and
friends, cricket in the backyard, hanging out at the beach, and shouts of
"Merry Christmas" to those who pass us in the streets? Is this really
For many people, Christmas is a
time of sorrow. They don't have the extra money to buy presents for their
children, family, and friends. Many are saddened at Christmas time when they
think of their loved ones who will not be able to come home for various
reasons. Turkey dinners may be only a wish and not a reality for some.