Holly Day

In the floodlit winter warmth, the office party night followed their tradition. The Santa Claus hats are out and the Secret Santa presents past around, denting little the Christmas credit card bill.

“That’s the spirit,” they said to each other before spying the ragged pair huddling in the doorway.

“Walk fast when you walk past,” they whisper, hiding from their god.

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About Lindsay Craik

Writer & Poet Poetry, plays and short stories
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