Is there a more musical time of year than Christmas time? Whether you’re Christian or not, whether you celebrate the holiday or not, if you go shopping, you’re subject to the music of Christmas.
I worked in a department store one year–Eaton’s!–for the holiday season as a temp. Drove me around the bend. I loved working there, though. My helpful side is never brighter when I have someone to help and engage in small talk with in person.
There are always a few songs I hope to hear, but most of them are sooo overdone.
Did I talk about this last year? I think I did. My bad.
The only other time of year I think of as remotely musical is the summer. Certain songs, whether they’re actually about summer or not, remind me of summers past. I think it has to do with listening to the radio a lot more when I wasn’t in school, when I was a kid. I only listen to the radio in the car now. It’s funny that I often know the latest songs before my son does. This is the last song I introduced him to.
Apparently I’m the cool mom.
At least I like to think so.
You try listening to “It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas” after that one.
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