A Runner's Christmas Tree

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At home in Boston, there are three little glass Christmas trees.  One is filled with M&Ms, one with Hershey’s kisses, and one with starburst mints.  They’ve been filled every year that I can remember.  And also every year, someone has tried to sneak some M&Ms out of the glass tree.  It makes an awful lot of noise though; it’s basically its own candy thief alarm.  My parents tell me that when I was little, I called M&Ms “some toos”  as in, “please give me some too!”  Supposedly I could hear M&Ms being removed from their little glass Christmas tree and … Continue reading