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St. Marks Nativity Scene From 2008 (Courtesy of Puzzler4879 via Flickr)

St. Mark's Nativity Scene From 2008 (Courtesy of Puzzler4879 via Flickr)

Growing up, the holidays held a little more weight than they do as an adult.

By the time you’re in your 20s, it’s something you’ve been trying to get out of for a while. By your 40s, it runs the risk of just being something you keep up for the kids. Beyond that, your mileage may vary.

No matter what’s going on in the world, good or bad, the holidays have always acted as an intangible placebo – we know it’s just another day, but somehow it still makes us feel better.

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