Because they were sputtering at the same time, I still don't know what all was said in response.
I did catch one thing clearly from my sister: "I had to jump through a thousand hoops for that thing! I paid for it with my time!"
"And you're calling the bank 'cheapskates'?" I teased. "Where's my other present? You clearly didn't hit the gift total?"
Best Christmas ever.
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