It can be really thrilling to plan your first vacation or trip. After some time my Mom would appear and tell me it was time to see Santa. Now I knew we were going to see the real Santa. All the other men in red fits and pretend beards were just his helpers, but at Marshall Field the actual Santa came to talk to us. We would take the escalator to the toy floor and stood in line. The time glided by because we had miles and miles, or it appeared to me, of winter scenes and animated figures to maintain a sugar excessive youngster busy for hours. We finally made our vacation spot to the Cozy Cloud Cottage and were greeted by Aunt Holly and Uncle Mistletoe. Our next cease was to Mrs. Clause, who kept us busy until it was our turn to see Santa. No one needed to drive me to his lap. I used to be not a very outgoing little woman, but I had no worry to tell Santa what my wishes were for Christmas.
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