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We have a spectacular fall day in these parts... just plain perfect. Of course we have a plan in place that will prevent enjoying it too much: We normally would have most of our holiday shopping done by now, but this year we are completely off track, and we are planning on subjecting ourselves to a December Sunday at the shopping mall... this could get ugly.

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1. Slacker! Dec 5, 2004, 13:51 Baudkarma
 
I haven't even started my Christmas shopping. I probably won't for another two weeks, minimum. I always take a weekday morning off from work around Dec 20th, and get all my shopping done in one swell foop. Stores open at 8 AM usually, and there's no one there. Everything stocked and neatly arranged an hasn't yet been pawed over by thousands of desperate shoppers.

All I need is a list of who I need to shop for and a couple of ideas for each of them. That's the hardest part of shopping. When I go to visit my folks tonight, I'll look around a little and get some ideas on what would make a good gift.

Edit - Type message body, THEN hit "Send".

This comment was edited on Dec 5, 14:01.
 
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