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To perceive Christmas through its wrapping becomes more difficult with every year.

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Source Notes: "The Distant Music of the Hounds," The Second Tree from the Corner (1954). White in this essay comments that, despite all the distractions and commercialization of the modern observance of Christmas, the holiday remains a miracle because it has "an essential simplicity that is everlasting and triumphant, at the end of confusion."

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