I understand having deadlines, but as long as there is communication between the sender who may have a delay (be it a personal problem or a shipping issue) and the person coordinating is it really the end of the world to get it after Christmas as long as we know the sender didn't flake out?

Byron,GA> Charleston, SC> Jacksonville, FL> Guilford, CT> Rohnert Park, CA! A southern drawl in sunny Cali! .
The amount of time from slipping on the peel and landing on the pavement is exactly one bananosecond.
I do have a secret yen for pink in unexpected places. ~ninja dog
I've decided that I'll never get down to my original weight, and I'm OK with that--After all, 8 pounds 2 oz. is just not realistic.