"Hah. The way the sunburst around the fist was drawn, it looked a bit like an upraised "the finger" finger. Did a double take.
On the more serious side, Kairan has a point; this could actually get quoted as if it were…"
"I guess if Xmas was in the spring, I would have less complaint.
Maybe as Global Warming kicks in, our winters will be nicer or wetter, issolating vast human populations onto smaller islands of discontent, and where we reminisce about canned…"
"It brings the family together. None of my family are rabid Christians and they're quite aware of my atheism. I suspect my younger brother is atheist as well and I know my sister's husband is, yet we all enjoy the excuse to get together and…"
"Sadly, I would rather ignore the whole thing.
Make a nice dinner, talk about ideas, and the coming spring. I do have to say that a nice glass of warm brandy, 'Tears of Christ', would help round the cold off to only a dull ache.