for The Clarion
One of the most sought after celebrities at this time of year is, of course, Santa Claus. Fortunately, I was able to conduct an interview with the man in red, in spite of his busy schedule. Here’s how the interview played out …
Q: What is the most unique gift request you have received from a child?
A: I had a boy, probably about 12 years old, ask for a doll one year. When I asked if he could tell me why, the boy said he wanted to be sure his sister got a doll for Christmas, and he wanted to give it to her. That touched me a lot. And there was a four-year-old girl who was terminally ill who wanted a teddy bear, and wanted Santa to bring it to her. I’ll always remember that.This content is for members only.