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Old 12-07-2016, 11:36 AM
Sir T-Cups Sir T-Cups is offline
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Originally Posted by kenobi 65 View Post
Exactly! It has nothing at all to do with the holiday season, other than the timing of when his heart was broken.

Though, in hearing the lyrics the other day, I realized something:

"Last Christmas, I gave you my heart // But the very next day, you gave it away"

The day after Christmas is Boxing Day. So, (s)he was just giving George Michael's heart away to someone in need. ;-)
Here's a game to play. Take that one line and change it to something else that rhymes with heart and see how many funny things you can make:

Last Christmas I burned a pop-tart

Last Christmas I drew you a chart.

Here's the caveat: They have to work with the syllabic nature of the song.