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Yippee-kye-yay, because love actually is all around.
I’d like to dedicate this year, and in particular this holiday season, to a guy who is the darling of Christmas movie lovers and has been one of my favorite personas in fiction. It has been a few years since I’ve viewed the movie, but it doesn’t matter since I have it memorized. From the inaugural scene depicting star constellations “blinking” at one another to indicate their conversation about a single soul on the planet Earth to the final wink directed heavenwards as an entire community sings Auld Lang Syne in unison, I have the entire film of It’s A Wonderful Life memorized. Down to his unmistakable twang of phrase and deafness in ear, I adore George Bailey and all of the triumphs and struggles he owns in that film. That might make me a bit worthy of ridicule, but I’ll take it. Lately my life has been less than […]