and thus as the clock ticks down to xmas now with people tommorrow no doubt doing the last minute rush shopping since some waited to the very last minute. the spirit is still going including when it comes to surprise gift of charity as a salvation army kettle wound up with a surprise as some one droppped in their recently deceased relitives ring into the bucket saying that their mother in the note attached to it taught them how to share and they are honoring her legacy by giving the ring with the stones in it worth a nice price about 2 grand or so which should go a long way to help a lot of people .as the holiday spirit is walking around and keeping busy while the clock ticks down the latest trick right here in my own yard south dakota. the ones who gave that ring hope they have a real nice christmas showing the true meaning of the holiday spirit.