Statements like that used to fill me with gloom but as I grow older the days seem to blink by.
I've heard different theories as to why time hastens when you age. For me, I think it's because of all the days I stay in bed with a pillow over my head. Sometimes I don't wake up for weeks on end.
Whatever the reason, I'm getting older and so now when I say to myself that Christmas is 364 days away, I . . .
No, that's still pretty depressing.
Only 354 days until Christmas . . . eh.