1. No, we will NOT be having grand Christmas vacation.
2. Dine in at the old kitchen table.
3. I watched the steam rising from the hot cup of coffee (or tea) and thought: This would really make my day.
4. Everything is going to be okay.
5. I'll take your word for it.
6. I think it's fair at least from my point of view.
7. And as for the weekend, tonight I'm looking forward to our first time ever, company Christmas party, tomorrow my plans include laundry and party preps and Sunday, I want to finish our Christmas shopping! yey!