Round about the 28th we begin waiting, with huge anticipation, for the brand new year.
And we go, “We are so over this old one.”
And mostly, all our favourite activities and diversions are suspended.
The period between the 28th and the 31st is – statistically – actually – the time of year when more people become enlightened than any other time of the year.
It’s ‘cos there is nothing else to do.
This is the ‘Eventually there is nothing else left to do school of End-of-Year Enlightenment’.
Many do miss it. But they have another opportunity in the final months in the nursing home.