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a present for you: David Sedaris in green velvet

And now, for your listening pleasure – the incomparable David Sedaris reading, on “This American Life,” his classic Christmas piece about being one of Santa’s elves at Macy’s. Put another log on the fire, pour a glass of something nice, close your eyes, and enjoy one of the world’s master humorists and storytellers. His story starts almost five minutes in.

47: Christmas and Commerce

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I began keeping a journal at the age of nine. Nearly fifty years later, I started this online journal, sharing reflections, reviews, updates, and the occasional secret.

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