Top Ten Things to be Grateful for when Standing in the Checkout Line

10. For the opportunity to meet other interesting people in line and exchange holiday hosting and gift ideas

9. For finding what you needed that day

8. For the freedom to have so many stores and locations to choose from; this is a luxury not afforded in many countries

7. For the variety found in each store

6.For the cashiers and store employees that help facilitate the holiday shopping experience

5. For your legs that support you and allow you to stand in line

4. For the source of income that pays for your purchase

3. For the mode of transportation that got you to the store and will take you home

2. For having people on your list who are near and dear to you that you can shop for

1. For the joy of giving