The Boston Diaries

The ongoing saga of a programmer who doesn't live in Boston, nor does he even like Boston, but yet named his weblog/journal “The Boston Diaries.”

Go figure.

Friday, November 23, 2018

The Season of the Enlightened Trees

The day after Thanksgiving. It can mean only one thing—

[Santa is huge this time of year.  No, really, he is.  That tree next to him?  It's easily a 10 foot Spruce tree.]

It's time to go out and buy a tree!

On the way back to Chez Boca, Bunny (who was driving) took a detour to see if The House On The Corner™ had swapped out their Thanksgiving display for their Christmas Extravaganza!

[``This one and then that and this and then still another, and on up and around, three lights here, seven lights still higher, a dozen clustered beyond, a hundred, five hundred, a thousand lights lit ... '']

They had. And that's just a small portion of the Christmas Extravaganza! Multiple homes are involved in this seasonal display of lights.

And of course they had the music! I wouldn't expect anything else.

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[It's the most wonderful time of the year!]

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