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Thompson Williams, 61, and his son, Kiamichi-tet Williams, 27, recall a memorable Christmas, during their StoryCorps interview in 2014. Daniel Sitts/Courtesy of StoryCorps hide caption

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StoryCorps

When Money Can't Buy The Best Christmas Gift

A father and son remember a Christmas in Edmond, Okla., when financial hardship forced an easy choice for the children: family over gifts.

City Lights Philanthrope
Float Philanthrope
In Command Damu The Fudgemunk
Presents for Christmas Solomon Burke
At Most Birocratic
Space, Plane and Line Matt Jorgensen
Big Chief With A Golden Crown Matt Jorgensen
Speaker Breaker Ray Barbee & Mattson 2
Comedown Horizon (Instrumental) Arms and Sleepers
Baby (Instrumental) Arms and Sleepers
O Tannenbaum Vince Guaraldi
Skating Vince Guaraldi
Nostalgia Blindside Erik Friedlander
Nighthawks Erik Friedlander
Truth Lies Low Andrew Bird

Thompson Williams, 61, and his son, Kiamichi-tet Williams, 27, recall a memorable Christmas, during their StoryCorps interview in 2014. Daniel Sitts/Courtesy of StoryCorps hide caption

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Daniel Sitts/Courtesy of StoryCorps

When Money Can't Buy The Best Christmas Gift

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Sunken Eyes (Instrumental) Weinland
Farewell, Stars Message to Bears
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