I am far from being sure that I might not have astonished our small congregation by resorting to this extreme measure, but for its being Christmas Day
and no Sunday.
When Anne dressed for it she tossed aside the pearl beads she usually wore and took from her trunk the small box that had come to Green Gables on Christmas day
The result was that Philip had nowhere to go, and he spent Christmas Day
in his lodgings.
The weather was most favourable for her; though Christmas Day
, she could not go to church.
For they said, it was a shame to quarrel upon Christmas Day
Several days of unusually mild weather fitly ushered in a splendid Christmas Day
And so on Christmas Eve Jurgis worked till nearly one o'clock in the morning, and on Christmas Day
he was on the killing bed at seven o'clock.
On the 12th of May, Captain Bonneville reached the Portneuf River, in the vicinity of which he had left the winter encampment of his company on the preceding Christmas day
But the season touched him with gentle feeling, and he hated the thought of Strickland spending Christmas Day
by himself; he ascribed his own emotions to him, and could not bear that on an occasion given up to good-fellowship the lonely painter should be abandoned to his own melancholy.
But even watched pots will boil in the fulness of time, and finally Christmas day
came, gray and dour and frost-bitten without, but full of revelry and rose-red mirth within.
On Christmas Day
a great family gathering took place.
Tomorrow would be Christmas Day
, and she had only $1.