Every year, it seems, somebody asks me what I want for Christmas.
Over the years, the list has changed.
As a boy, my list included toys, maybe a new bike or a sled and maybe, just maybe, a puppy.
Such a list, I believe, is still the norm for kids today.
As I grew older, the list included more, substantial items.
A calculator, a new stereo, hiking boots and maybe, just maybe, a puppy.
By the time I was in college, my Christmas list had evolved to include a new camera lens, something for my first car…a 1977 Chevy Chevette, money for spring break and maybe, just maybe…