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>Advent – #263

>I do like the Christmas season.

(And the Hannukah season. And the Kwanzaa season. Not wanting to marginalise anyone…)

The stench delicate fragrance of a vile subtle mix of cinnamon and pine….

The garish elegant trinkets decorations….

The blatant commercialism understated entrepreneurism of it all…

The gratingly tuneless Muzak traditional Christmas carols….

There are oases of taste, though.

The Craftsmens Guild opened their annual Christmas market in the Lampenfabrik on Friday evening, and most enjoyable it was, too.

Eke Wolf, the goldsmith, was there, too, which was a pleasant surprise.

Even remembered my name

Which isn’t a big surprise, given that Ms JB’s recent purchase probably paid off her mortgage……

This entry was published on 5 December, 2007 at 12:51. It’s filed under Uncategorized and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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