WAFFLES: Listen, Boss. Friendship isn't about who you've known the longest. It's all about the friend who comes and stands by your side in bad times.
KATIE: You mean as opposed to the friend who comes and stands behind you to sniff your–
WAFFLES: Awww, Boss. You called me friend.
One of Glogirly's most cherished memories from growing up was the Charlie Brown Christmas TV special. Christmas just wasn't Christmas without it. She and her mom would watch it together, sometimes while baking spritz cookies or making marshmallow popcorn balls. Her mom LOVED watching Snoopy dance. She'd giggle year after year, never once getting tired of it.
She also loved Linus. As a little girl, Glogirly thought Linus was kind of boring... with his long monologues and all. It wasn't until she grew up and lost her mom that she came to know Linus and his wisdom. He just had a way of understanding the world around him, finding meaning and joy in every little snowflake of life.
Even the ever-pessimistic Charlie Brown saw his glass half full thanks to Linus. The little tree that no one wanted... he saw something special in it. Glogirly thinks there's a little tree like that in all of us from time to time. It just needs is just a little love.
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I love the Charlie Brown Christmas show. I make sure to watch it every yearReplyDelete
Waffles with a blanky? Priceless!ReplyDelete
Mommy would KILL to be able to play some Vince Guaraldi!ReplyDelete
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We luv da Charlie Brown Christmas - we've watched it multiple times this year already.ReplyDelete
Great Christmas special! Forgive us Waffles, but we were kind of hoping Katie would be Lucy and invite you to kick a football.ReplyDelete
My human's favorite Peanuts character was... betcha can't guess... Schroeder! Typical, right?ReplyDelete
It is a tradition in this house tooReplyDelete
We love Charlie Brown Christmas too!!!!ReplyDelete
Wishing you a happy Caturday :)ReplyDelete
I have never seen Charlie Brown on TV, only cartoon strip in the newspaper. Love your comfort blankie Waffles.ReplyDelete
Yes, Charlie Brown is a favorite here. The new animated productions seem too slick by comparison with the oldies but goodies.ReplyDelete
Charlie Brown's Christmas was much more than a children's cartoon..it was a lesson in kindness and giving love where it's needed most..and the true meaning of Christmas..You two look precious as Charlie Brown & Lynus..ReplyDelete
I also loved to watch Snoopy dance Debbie..the happiest of happy dances ever!Delete
That was very touching and so lovely.ReplyDelete
Charlie Brown was one of the Woman's favorite Christmas stories. Now when are you doing the Sound of Music?!ReplyDelete
You guys look great in the photo on the wall - what natural celebrities!!ReplyDelete
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Now I have that Charlie Brown Christmas special song in my head.ReplyDelete
It's sweet but a little sad sounding...
I like the "Just needs a little love", don't we all!
Mommy loves Charlie Brown Christmas. Especially the Christmas message that Linus delivers!ReplyDelete
We would like to thank you for OUR delivery, too. It made our holiday that much brighter!
I've always loved Charlie Brown. Have you ever considered doing the Halloween special with Waffles as Linus waiting for the Great Chicken?ReplyDelete
Sweet memories ! Mum doesn't know well Snoopy and Charlie Brown, but this Christmas message of Linus is beautiful ! PurrsReplyDelete
Aaawww, Linus is my favourite! Beautiful memories of you and your Mom, Glogirly. Cherish them forever.ReplyDelete
Merry Christmas my favourite kitties of the web!! Xo
The mom loves Charlie Brown's Christmas too. She just watched it again for the umpteenth time a couple of days ago.ReplyDelete
This is one of my favorite TV Trips. What a special memory of your Mom :)ReplyDelete
We always watched this too. And I did with my kids also. Not Christmas without it.ReplyDelete
Katie, you've found your best hat yet!!ReplyDelete
TW always loved A Charlie Brown Christmas too. Her other fave was Santa Claus is Coming to Town. She can’t believe how popular it’s suddenly become with merchandising and everything.ReplyDelete
Awwww what a lovely story.... Those traditions are priceless and stay in our hearts forever. I never watch it, but will this year in your mom's honor <3 Happy Cat FamilyReplyDelete
Astrid is our little tree, and mommy tries to nurture her and give her extra love. This was a great post, filled with nostalgia and special memories. Ho, ho, ho, Lily Olivia, Mauricio, Misty May, Giulietta, Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth and Calista JoReplyDelete
Faraday's fixated on Waff's Linus blankie....!! That's such a sweet story - and a wonderful spoof!ReplyDelete