Like so many other kids, Abner wrote a letter to Santa this year. This was the first letter she's written to the big guy in the red suit. I think we're going to have to work on her buttering up skills for next year though. She kind of dove straight into the wish list without the usual niceties of "How are you?", "How's Mrs. Claus?" and such.
Santa didn't seem bothered though since he took the time to write back. Abner was beyond thrilled to get a letter in the mail.
I wish I could personally thank the little elves that help Santa write
back to all these little kids. It must be so much work, yet they miss
out on the best part - seeing their eyes light up when they open that