Decorating the tree and shopping just seem so much more joyful when you are doing it with someone by your side. Well, I would like to share a Christmas story with you that just might warm your heart and help you see this season through different eyes.
The coin was supposed to protect me and bring good work, both of which were accomplished. But the magic of Reb Zalmans' coin was that it expanded my sensitivity and capacity to be generous.
If I give freely, what do I care? If I choose to give, it is the recipient's responsibility to be responsible with the gift received. If they make other choices, I still did the right thing.