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Saturday, December 24
I should’ve been freezing.
Christmas was on the horizon—only four hours away—and the temperature had fallen to ten degrees. The snow picked up, adding to the three inches that had accumulated earlier in the day. Icicles were frozen in place. The smoke from the chimney disappeared into the dark, winter sky.
I stood there, wearing nothing more than a knee-high cocktail dress, toeless heels, and a brown leather jacket draped over my shoulders.