I have asked for some strange things for Christmas- Fiji Mermaids, Body Parts in Jars, one year I even asked for one of those Mutant Alien Babies with the pointy teeth and big eyes.
Nobody laughed and more or less, I got what I asked for.
One year I got practical and I asked for a new set of Gourmet Kitchen Knives and my family said, ” No really, what do you want for real?”
” Really. I want knives.” I said.
” Like scalpels or …”
” I have those. I have those coming out of my ears. I want new knives for the kitchen.”
” Oh Anita. You’re so funny.”
The Shrunken Heads showed up that year- but I did not find a single knife- and by Santa’s Beard I needed them.
This year though I have a tall order:
Just in case you’re curious- its in Mexico and you can find it in the Pet Supply Section.
I also asked for a set of kitchen knives.
So it’s a sure thing that this amazing Horse and Rider in Bones is as good as mine and it will be:
THE BEST PRESENT EVER.
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