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   Posted 12/24/2008 3:26 AM (GMT -6)   
Christmas should be a time to look forward to but dont know about the rest of you , im so tired and I have relatives coming over on Christmas day which is tomorrow and I should be looking forward to it but im not.  Why does fibro ruin everything. I will smile and put on a face I guess, my kids will enjoy it which is most important to me.  At least it wont be to hot for once. Im Australian.  sue2z confused confused
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   Posted 12/24/2008 5:57 AM (GMT -6)   

Im an Aussie too, and i am sooo relieved that its not going to be overly hot. Have a great christmas and focus on the positives. i know its hard.

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   Posted 12/24/2008 8:08 AM (GMT -6)   
I could not imagine spending Christmas where is was actually hot :) The closest I've come to that is spending a few Christmas's in the south (U.S. :)

Happy Holidays!!!
Much Love, Hugs, Peace and Comfort!!!
Your Bro,
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   Posted 12/24/2008 8:51 AM (GMT -6)   
It does sound strange having Aussies on here worrying about it being too hot tomorrow when so much of the US is digging out from under snow.
I know it's what we get use to and I have been in warm places for Christmas but when you grow up with snow it just isn't the same when Santa is out in shorts at Christmas time.
At least you can send the children out to play. My youngest son suggested over the weekend that we start having Christmas Labor Day weekend so they can all be outside.
No matter what the weather I hope you have a great Christmas.
luv and hugs
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   Posted 12/24/2008 10:15 AM (GMT -6)   
merry christmas to the aussies since you guys get to have it first! :)

hope you all have a wonderful, not too hot day.


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   Posted 12/24/2008 1:13 PM (GMT -6)   
Merry Christmas!  I live in Florida and it is 77 degrees out right now.  devil   
You will have a wonderful day tomorrow.  Just focus on all of your blessings and you can't help but smile!  You don't even have to put the smile on your face.  It will go there immediately.  We truly do have so many things to be thankful for.
Have a very merry Christmas tomorrow!
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   Posted 12/25/2008 12:48 AM (GMT -6)   
thanks guys, turned out to be ok and the family had a really good xmas and my pain not to bad.

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   Posted 12/26/2008 1:34 AM (GMT -6)   
I am so jealous of your weather. After all this snow, I would not care if Santa wore Speedos.


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   Posted 12/26/2008 7:54 AM (GMT -6)   
In the ads he does, and goes surfing

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   Posted 12/26/2008 11:28 AM (GMT -6)   
Hahaha, a speedo wearing, surfer Santa.... Only in Australia!  I think I'll plan a hot weather destination for next Christmas.  This is going to be one very long and patience-testing winter.
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