I was 17 when this Christmas story took place. Both boys were 9 and both girls were We finally finished eating and were gathering in the den to open gifts. I offered her a seat on my lap and she quickly accepted, jumping on me and turning around to face away from me. My chair was kind of off in the corner of the room, so we were somewhat behind everyone else. I was wearing a pair of loose fitting jeans and Jessica was wearing a cute little flimsy red skirt that came to her knees.