If I could rewrite today: I would have stolen the batteries and plug from the CD player down the hall before someone played Christmas music at our otherwise secular office holiday party. Also: on the way to the bathroom, I would have stepped on (oops!) the strands of red and green Christmas lights lying on the hall floor before they were hung up.
And yet, what I would not have rewritten today: seeing Scrooge. Specifically, seeing Scrooge smoking a cigarette and drinking a coffee behind Ford's Theater before (after? during?) a production of A Christmas Carol.
I've previously posted a picture showing the view of the back of Ford's Theater from my office. Today, mere minutes before the start of our office party, a co-worker looked out one of my office windows and saw this:
The windows My mad picture taking skillz are a little dirty sucky right now. The closeup:
At this point, another co-worker banged on the window to get their attention. It took a while, but they looked up and waved. My mad picture taking skillz are even worse on this extreme closeup:
As the secular Tiny Tim might rewrite it: Spirit Dedicate us, Every One!