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The Bad Influence

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Christmas at Grandpa’s is No Place For Resting Grinch Face

How Christmas cheer, among other things, forever changed my grandpa

Photo by Snapwire from Pexels, slightly edited

If you have to travel for the holidays, the last two months of the year can be a real stinker. I used to spend my Christmas at grandpa’s, and he lived far away from me. Most spend this…




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Gunner Barrett

Gunner Barrett

Groovy Writer of Supple Words, LaserDisc Apologist, Grand Intellectual, Seer of Greasy Auras; Bots Welcome. Stories vaguely organized in my lists.

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