There's music in the background, I think, barely audible above the discordant clatter of cutlery and happy chatter. This is the best part of Christmas shopping, taking time out to check and update the list - twice if you must know!
I'll call it a successful three hours and retire from the frazzled hoards and tedious queues.
Two lovingly chosen gifts are ready to wrap.
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