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jayisforjessica Sun 25-Dec-16 08:45:05

I freely admit this is a bit boasting. (A bit?) But I'm so proud and so pleased, just had to share.

DS's Christmas gift to me was two songs that he had recorded himself - him on guitar, him singing, and he'd somehow downloaded some kind of music mixing software, so they were properly recorded. He told me he'd done the guitar first, then recorded the singing over top of it. On the second song he's managed to harmonize with himself!!!

AIBU to have cried?

MumbleBumbleBum Sun 25-Dec-16 08:46:56

Sounds beautiful, lucky you. That's a wonderful gift to enjoy forever.

Soubriquet Sun 25-Dec-16 08:47:39

Course your not unreasonable

I think I would have done too

My SIL got me a canvas of me, Dh and the two DC on it. The only photo I have of us as a family. I might have cried a little

GoodyGoodyGumdrops Sun 25-Dec-16 08:48:57

Awesome smilesmilesmile

Lilaclily Sun 25-Dec-16 08:49:36

Aw ! How old is he ?

happychristmasbum Sun 25-Dec-16 09:04:34

Not at all boasty, it's lovely.

My DS is a composer and musician and frequently writes songs for me fblush He never really understands why this means so much to me.

It's brilliant he has taken the time to do this for you fsmile

elQuintoConyo Sun 25-Dec-16 09:06:54

Aww OP that's lovely.

5yo DS wrapped me a rubber and put it in my stocking fgrin

Jellybean83 Sun 25-Dec-16 09:12:06

Aw, what a lovely thoughtful gift fsmile

BrightonBelleCat Sun 25-Dec-16 09:23:47

What a lovely boy. X

Billben Sun 25-Dec-16 09:29:40

You must be so proud of him! What a lovely gift

DonutParade Sun 25-Dec-16 09:30:18


PaperdollCartoon Sun 25-Dec-16 09:31:31

That's lovely! I would cry too, as would my mum. My DB painted some things for my mum one year, she loved it.

jayisforjessica Sun 25-Dec-16 10:06:58

He's twelve smile And he has a lovely voice. His guitar playing has come along so well too! He's teaching himself - he got the guitar for Christmas last year smile

California25 Sun 25-Dec-16 10:08:38

Bit cringy

Corneliussnitch Sun 25-Dec-16 10:13:25

California who rattled your cage. That is a lovely gift that he has put a lot of time and effort in to

gamerchick Sun 25-Dec-16 10:21:47

I think someone has pissed on californias chips this morning wink it is lovely OP <3

Gillian1980 Sun 25-Dec-16 10:23:29

Sounds lovely 😊

girlelephant Sun 25-Dec-16 10:23:54

How lovely!

Grilledaubergines Sun 25-Dec-16 10:24:44

Not having a good day california. Envy emanating through your brief comment.

OP, that sounds wonderful. What a cracking young man you have there, a lovely thoughtful gift.

multivac Sun 25-Dec-16 10:25:47

That's really made me smile; how lovely.

pinkyredrose Sun 25-Dec-16 10:27:05

That is really lovely! smile

YokoUhOh Sun 25-Dec-16 10:28:33

california I'm a music teacher in a secondary school and would be delighted if my students were putting together tracks using their own initiative, like the OP's DS. It would upset me if some parents had your attitude towards music making.

OP your son is great! smile

80schild Sun 25-Dec-16 10:29:19

It is an amazing gift.

RortyCrankle Sun 25-Dec-16 10:34:32

That's lovely OP, I doubt you could have had a better present fsmile

caifornia aww are you jealous?

PopGoesTheFuckingWeasel Sun 25-Dec-16 10:39:30

How beautiful! Mere Christmas. smile

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