Cosette, hoping for sugar plums, or the doggie equivalent:
Ted Kosmatka at our Christmas party, playing charades while Vonda McIntyre wonders what on Earth he could be trying to act out. Although this was not as funny as the other Ted, Chiang, trying to anatomically convey "Philip K. Dick." Best guess: "Testicles?"
Jack is pleased with his Christmas present, a fancy new phone, which he received early because we needed to spend time--a lot of time--trying to choose plans at the T-Mobile store:
Jane Austen also gets to celebrate Christmas: