As a UPS package handler, I have to say that I have become rather cynical when it comes to Christmas. Working long hours, loading airplanes full of Amazon and other store’s packages…not to mention the fact that I will not only be working Christmas Eve, but Christmas day as well, doesn’t really put me in the mood to deck the halls next month.
It’s not just the fact that I work for one of me largest delivery companies in the world, though. It depresses me that stores are staying open on Thanksgiving so people can begin to shop for Christmas. Is this what Christmas is all about? In a way, I feel kinda like Cindy Lou Who from The Grinch.
So, the way I see it, I can either complain about commercialism, or I can do something about it.
In an attempt to make Christmas something meaningful to me again, this…
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