You've worked so hard to make a happy holiday season for the people you love -- the rest of us have no idea what it's taken you to get to this point. Absolutely none. The list making, the scurrying around the Internet and the mall, the worrying about how to find the perfect gift for this person and that, the wrapping, and on and on.
Why do you do it, year after year? What's behind the effort you put in to create a Merry Christmas for the ones you love and the ones you appreciate? The answer is simple.