Christmas Eve on Cape Cod

Missing babes, Aliens land and a Pigeon-ed rooftop
Aliens in Truro, Pigeons in Ptown, no babe in Chatham.

From Chatham to Provincetown
to Aliens in Truro to a Pigeon-ed Roof

'Tis a strange land we live in

On a foggy Christmas Eve morning I walked as usual for a mile and a half and passed the lovely First Congregational Church in Chatham on the rotary at the corner of Main Street and Route 28.

I paused a moment to admire this looming sight until my eyes noticed the large creche in front with shepherds, Mary, Joseph and.... no Jesus.

Later as I drove for a late lunch at Franizzi's in Provincetown. I took the Shore Road in North Truro to pass that ever-changing, and vastly overdone yard display which this year features aliens.

The last strange sight of the day was the Ginny C ticket booth on the wharf whose roof was literally covered with pigeons escaping the cold wind. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on