There’s Christmas work to do!
That was the happy thought that came into Santa’s head when he awoke into the first day of the month of December. He sat up in bed and stared out the window, it had been snowing all night. Boy, had it been snowing, just the way he liked it!
The night before he’d made a list in a big notebook of the important things that had to be done, and with much scuffling and huffling, he eventually found it behind his pillow.
“Best I check it off again,” he thought, “before I get out of bed.”