Originally Posted by Elfin
Hi...it sounds like you have a lot to look forward to and focus on...but even for those that don't maybe have as much to focus on, they are trying ,I think, to "keep things cheerful"...and "colourful".... And even though I would never normally condone this ( as being, it's far too early!)..... The whole town have been putting up their Christmas lights , since first week in November. I've never seen anything like it !!! I've even put my trees up to join in... because I can fully see why they are doing it !!
Christmas is a time to be happy..... so why not put the trees up early? As you mentioned they are colorful.
I have a neighbor across the street who keeps some of his Christmas lights on all year long.