Christmas is not always a time of cheer, for many reasons for many people. Today I am thinking about those that are short on money, because, you’ve guessed it, there are – or at least were – cards particularly for those occasions. Yes, clever capitalists knew how to make money from those that don’t have any or not much. But I do understand that one would like to send good wishes rather than nothing at all.
Here’s a lovely, polite way of putting it:
And here’s a brutally honest one:
Some people might just be a little sad, and here is a small collection of cards that do manage to convey that feeling :
Animals were a popular choice for the ‘sad’ sentiment – or am I misinterpreting?
Truth be told, I find the ‘sad faces’ rather endearing but I would wonder slightly about the mental state of the person who chose to send those to me. What do you think the one below means? Let me know!
Happier Blogging Service will resume shortly, do enjoy the wonderful Christmas time as much as you can!