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17 Things Only People Who Never Go Home For The Holidays Will Understand

Friendsgiving > Thanksgiving.

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1. Tis the season...

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As folks are fond of saying.

2. Yes, like it or not, the holidays are upon us.

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3. The air has grown chill and festive cheer is everywhere you look.

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4. It's that time of year when many people prepare to head home to visit loved ones.

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5. But not us.

6. No, we tend to skip the family celebrations for... reasons.

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7. Reasons that, whether serious...

8. Or seemingly superficial, we need not explain here.

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Maybe you can't afford the ticket home, or maybe you just feel like skipping out on the festivities.

9. But just because we don't head home for the holidays doesn't mean we don't know how to have a good time.

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10. For we are the kings of Friendsgiving! 👑

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Yes, we often gather with other non-home-heading friends to feast and make merry with loved ones of our choosing.

11. And the princes of spending Christmas at our favorite bar.

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All of the alcohol, none of the family drama.

12. We may even choose to take ourselves on a much-deserved vacation.

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Nothing says "Happy Holidays" like heading to the beach.

13. Or take care of some business that we've been putting off for far too long.

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Time and a half, anyone?

14. No matter how you choose to celebrate, though, there's no wrong way to be on your own.

15. So, whether you're an old hand at spending the holidays by yourself...

16. Or this is your first time deciding not to go home...

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Good for you, you deserve it.

17. From all of us, to all of you: Happy Holidays!

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