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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    One small chocolate selection box!

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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    What did I get? A hefty dent in my bank balance.

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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    no pants or socks- which i always used to be given when i was young and not wanting- now that i`m of an age where such things would be both practical and welcome.
    did get jaffa cakes tho :]

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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    Materrial things? Exactly what I wanted, and asked for. Nothing.

    Non-material? Some quality family time, including with some elderly and not well members, for who we may or may not get another chance. Priceless.

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    Amazfit Pace smartwatch. Well impressed and has just had a nice update too!
    Old puter - still good enuff till I save some pennies!

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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    I'm always boring when it comes to Christmas and Birthdays, if theres stuff i want, I generally buy it myself as and when..
    Socks, boxers, jeans, jumpers, traininers, smellies..
    The only thing I said i wanted was a new iPad as my mini2 is about dead, but don want to buy one myself as the mini4 is long in the tooth now so waiting until the new revision before I buy one myself....

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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    2 ltr bottles of Southern Comfort , red wine chocolates and biscuits , oh and a headache.

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    Too many expenses this year so I get nothing but that's ok, it's more important to me to spend Christmas with my family.

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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    A nice warm cap & a bottle of Scotch.

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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    A new reclining armchair, a bottle of Champagne from Sally's work raffle, she doesnt drink fizz, two bottles of red wine which is frustrating in the least, as I had to stop drinking red a year ago.

    A box of Turkish delight from the grandkids - they know me so well, and a bottle of Spicy Pumpkin Baileys - TRULY revolting !
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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    A jacket off my brother and his wife, I think they worry about me keeping warm, I'm getting on in year and live on my own. I on the other hand bought myself a Samsung MZ-V7E1T0BW 970 EVO 1TB M.2 . Next Christmas I might just treat myself to one last PC build.

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    Red Bull F1 top and baseball cap, Chocolates, beard trimmer, longish lie ( kids didn't get up until 9am )
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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    Depressed. Bloomin' non event as per usual...

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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    Time away with the good lady. Yeah, don't need much more tbh.

    Edit: yeah, after reading that back it also made a little bit of sick try to come up
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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    P1ssed

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    Re: QOTW: What did you get for Christmas?

    Tangible presents were modest this year by request, but we got some good times with friends and family that were worth far more.

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