Thursday 18 January 2018

The meaning of Christmas

• Could I be forgiven for thinking that Budgets are delivered at this time of year because it's part of the festive season and governments just want to bring us back to our senses before we engage in an orgy of spending?

Regarding recent letters concerning faith and the pros and cons of believing in a higher power or God, it all fades into insignificance when you look at the power of marketing over the Christmas period.

Most people end up with things they don't require, over indulge in food and alcohol and are left with a feeling of "what was that all about" when Christmas Day is over.

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