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Christmas Wish List 
22nd-Nov-2004 06:56 pm
knitting sketch
Step One

- Make a post (public, friendslocked, filtered...whatever you're comfortable with) to your LJ. The post should contain your list of 10 holiday wishes. The wishes can be anything at all, from simple and fandom-related ("I'd love a Snape/Hermione icon that's just for me") to medium ("I wish for _____ on DVD") to really big ("All I want for Christmas is a new car/computer/house/TV.") The important thing is, make sure these wishes are things you really, truly want.

- Also, make sure you post some version of these guidelines in your LJ, or link to this post (it'll be public) so that the holiday joy will spread.

Step Two

- Surf around your friendslist (or friendsfriends, or just random journals) to see who has posted their list. And now here's the important part:

- If you see a wish you can grant, and it's in your heart to do so, make someone's wish come true. Sometimes someone's trash is another's treasure, and if you have a leather jacket you don't want or a gift certificate you won't use--or even know where you could get someone's dream purebred Basset Hound for free--do it.

You needn't spend money on these wishes unless you want to. The point isn't to put people out, it's to provide everyone a chance to be someone else's holiday elf--to spread the joy. Gifts can be made anonymously or not--it's your call.

There are no rules with this project, no guarantees, and no strings attached. Just...wish, and it might come true. Give, and you might receive. And you'll have the joy of knowing you made someone's holiday special.

My Wish List

* A set of watery icons for my LJ.

* A work table for my craft work.

* Get together with my on-line friends for a pre-Christmas/post Christmas meal.

* Panto - Alladin - The Old Vic.

* mp3 of White Flag
Comments 
24th-Nov-2004 07:06 pm (UTC)
Did you want the whole album or just the one track?
24th-Nov-2004 07:10 pm (UTC)
Just the one track.

I see you are just down the road from me. The daughter attended Hitchin Girls' School and then went on to Imperial College. I wish you all the best for your ambition of getting into Haberdashers'.
24th-Nov-2004 07:14 pm (UTC)
Thanks! My mum went to Imperial College too. Managed to get a First in Chemistry. Then when I was in year 6 and we were looking around schools she couldn't remember what colour litmus paper goes in which thing.
Come to think of it, I can't either.
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