bien hecho, Baldo, messin’ with your sister like that
I think Baldo’s theory has much more power.
To quote “Mad” magazine, “only 19 shoplifting days until Christmas.” I am running that countdown on my Facebook page this year.
By 12, you’re counting down the days until the beginning of the holiday break from school – and that never comes fast enough !
Gracie’s Do-It-Yourself Advent Calendar…but without the chocolates.
That explanation seems to be more like one that would come from Gracie instead of Baldo. But it was a good one.
The temporal distance between any given day and Christmas is proportional to the age of the child…