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Charles Dickens – A Christmas Carol – Stave Five, The End of It

Well, we’ve come to the end.  This stave is really more of a coda than anything else.  It is here to show us the results and nothing more.  Scrooge awakens on Christmas morning a changed man.  He is happy and friendly and truly sorry for the way he acted before.  He reconciles with his nephew […]

Charles Dickens – A Christmas Carol – Stave One Marley’s Ghost

I have a Christmas tradition that I would like to share.  Every year, for the past twenty or so years, I have read A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens.  I always read it over five nights, one stave per night, so I finish the book on Christmas Eve.  I don’t know exactly why I started […]