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Discussions about taking food home during Thanksgiving dinner

ebchower | Nov 26, 201406:06 AM     68

Although it's often well meaning, I find it annoying when arrangements are being discussed for people taking food home at the family's Thanksgiving dinner hours ahead of time. It kills the spirit of a festive holiday gathering. I've made it clear up front that I have no interest in it and not to be offered anything. I'm not going to go so far as telling others not to discuss it in my presence, but shouldn't it be a subject for later on after dinner, when leftovers have been cleared?

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