I declared that I would write 5 whole Christmas memories, and of course, I suddenly can't remember details of any Christmas in my entire life. I think I've been hypnotized.
Well, I'll stew on it for awhile, and in the interim, put these photos up, again. I think I've posted them every year...because it's funny every time. And there might be one new reader out there that didn't ever see this, and I wouldn't want him or her to miss out on this funny memory.
Here's my Christmas tree, c. 2005
And here it is after I left the house and Brian & Co. played a practical joke on me:
The entire story is here, if you haven't read it, or would like to read about it again.