Rain before Christmas

Rain before Christmas

Just right before Christmas, a sudden turn of weather happened: it rained, and flood was everywhere.

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When the flood receded, the roads were soaked, and the wet pavements everywhere cast reflections of the Christmas lights hanging in every porch.

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We were expecting two heavy weeks of rain for December, and along with it, we were also praying for a beautiful Christmas Day.

If only rain turns to snow…

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Rough, Ready and Early for Christmas

Rough, Ready and Early for Christmas

Coming back to my hometown, I’ve noticed that the amount of shops has tripled. Even the narrowest of sidewalks is filled with vendors craning to get customers. Continue reading “Rough, Ready and Early for Christmas”