I love Christmas lights. And I love Christmas decorations in general. I do decorate my house to the extent where you can find something Christmasy in every room of the house. Yes, every room. I have a birthday around Christmas, so that combined with my love of holiday decor has led to my mom nicknaming me her Christmas kid.
But there comes a time when enough is enough. Less is more.
Last year I had a new neighbor and when they started hanging Christmas lights outside, I got a little excited. I love it when all the neighbors get into the action and brighten up the neighborhood! But there was a point when it reached Clark Griswold proportions and it just become too much.
So on the third day of the coder's Christmas, today'd carol choice is for all those with Clark Griswold tendencies:
- "Deck the Halls and Walls and House and Lawn and Streets and Stores and Office and Town and Cars and Buses and Trucks and Trees and Fire Hydrants and..." (F31.9, Bipolar disorder, unspecified)