Re "Thanksgiving isn't all about shopping" (Editorial Notebook, Nov. 14): Being a family person who would rather spend time with my family than shop for Black Friday deals, I agree with Foon Rhee's sentiments.
I would not miss out on Thanksgiving Day to stand in line for cheap deals. I would not risk being caught in the middle of a fight and risk getting hurt for a cheap television or an IPad. I would much rather stay home and spend quality time with my family.
We have so much to be thankful for. There are less fortunate people out there who wish that they can have half of what we have. People who are starving. People who are at war and wished they could be with their family. People who were forced to work on Thanksgiving Day. People who wished they have a family. Sometimes we, as Americans, do not realize how much we have or how good we have it.
-- Nai Saephan, Sacramento
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