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The Gift of Absolution

   (3 reviews)
Genres: General Fiction
Sub-genres: Drama

Not all angels have wings. And not all sinners go to hell. Aaron, a misanthrope who blames himself for the death of his partner on Christmas Eve two years prior, discovers redemption and second chances in the most unexpected way. 

Based on a White Elephant Christmas story prompt: A TV was a gift to yourself. You wouldn’t usually splurge, but the guy at the store gave you a ‘special deal for a special TV’. You decide to break it in on Christmas Eve. You have your eggnog, spiked of course, and a holiday marathon planned. You turn on the TV and…

Copyright © 2017 MacGreg; All Rights Reserved.

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  • Like 3
  • Love 5
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  • 1. Forgiven
    • 3,064 Words

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   4 of 4 members found this review helpful 4 / 4 members

A deeply powerful story. Not your typical Christmas tale. However, a must read. A message of love, acceptance, mistakes, and forgiveness.

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   5 of 5 members found this review helpful 5 / 5 members

Read it. Just read it. Have a box of tissues next to you as well.

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   5 of 5 members found this review helpful 5 / 5 members

Brilliantly written. This is a modern and original Christmas Carol. It will have you, drag you along and leave you satisfied at the end.

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