Let’s be gentle when OUR kids realize this too, ok?
(Maybe resist the urge to launch into politics over it, and just love them.)
I now remember that day as an awakening. I had never known there were families without enough to eat. Amid all the decorations and songs and parties surrounding our most magical holiday, it had never occurred to me that some parents might do without the luxury of socks for their children simply because they couldn’t afford them.
-Andy Andrews, Socks For Christmas