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The first year we brought 100 hamburgers. Last year we had 300 burritos in a big cooler on a dolly.

Then we just wandered around chatting with people, prayed for a few people, offered people what we had. Since then, that has been our Christmas. The warmth, fellowship, camaraderie with fellow citizens ... wouldn't trade it for any gift in the world.

– Carol

Dear Carol: You are a true Christmas Carol, and I thank you.



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