Merry Christmas to the host and members of R.Y. !
Syrian women smoke waterpipe as a waiter (back) decorates a Christmas tree at a cafe in the old city of Damascus on 20 December 2012. The majority of the Christian community in Syria has decided to celebrate Christmas without decorations this year amid an ongoing Syrian conflict, but Amer, the owner of the cafe, has decided to go on with the tradition anyway. (Photo: AFP - Carole al-Farah)
article in Al Akhbar Dec 24, 2012 'Syrian rebels threaten to storm two Christian towns'
In this sense, wishing you a peaceful Christmas time and something to contemplate
فيروز - صوت العيد Fairuz from Lebanon ~ sawt el eid (Silent Night)