Music is life and life is music

Christmas is the most pagan festival you can imagine. It is dedicated to a simple pine tree or a fir tree if you are lucky. It is centering all our attention on presents to give to others and to receive from others. It is cultivating our gluttony and appetite, thirst and food-greed, I mean greed for food, with no real hunger. We choose on that occasion the heaviest and fattest and greasiest food we can find, and all our desserts are…