Of Pre-Christmas Shopping

The mall is packed, causing a sensory overload.People weave and thread around each other.Aural torment comes in the form of a food court.One dozen stores rush to feedhundreds.People chatter, giggle,cry or scream.The babble permeates the senses,numbing: imperviousness approaches.Smiling salespeople offer skinny booklets,fixed smile fading as the day wears on.Freebies and contests and promoted,yielding countless rejections.Christmas spirit is… Continue reading Of Pre-Christmas Shopping