Comments for: Something to think about during the holidays: What I’m grateful for in Maine

Posted Dec. 21, 2013, at 5:44 p.m.

During the week before Thanksgiving, my granddaughter, age 5, entered a Christmas-decked mall store, stopped still and said, “I guess they forgot about the pilgrims.” We have devolved into a 5-week season encompassing Thanksgiving, the winter solstice, Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and New Year’s that can extend to Jan. 6. Indeed, …

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