The uncomfortable day or two between xmas as well as the new-year when nothing generally seems to take place. The old 12 months is lifeless; the latest you haven't started. Most people are on christmas, television is showing older re-runs than usual, plus the shops are either shut or crowded. The uncomfortable few days between Christmas time additionally the New Year when nothing generally seems to occur. The old year is dead; this new you've gotn't started. Most people are on holiday, tv is showing older re-runs than normal, as well as the stores are generally shut or crowded.