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Did you get coal and sticks?

Happy Feast of St. Nicholas!
Did Black Peter come to visit?
A reader sent this.  Fun!

You well-informed readers can fill in the blanks for those who might not know what is going on here.
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6 Dec – St. Nicholas

Today is the Feast of St. Nicholas of Bari.
Here is his very terse entry in the 2005 Martyrologium Romanum.
1. Sancti Nicolai, episcopi Myrensis in Lycia, sanctitate et intercessione apud thronum gratiae divinae praeclari.
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