Holiday / Missing Word: Yes, Virginia, There Is A Santa Claus

Random Holiday Quiz

Can you name the missing words from 'Yes, Virginia, There Is A Santa Claus'?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Also try: Jewish Holidays
Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/54 Timer 10:00
TextMissing Word
We take _____ in answering at once and thus
prominently the ______ below, expressing at the
same time our ______ gratification that its faithful
______ is numbered among the friends of The Sun:
Dear ______—
I am 8 years old. Some of my _____ friends say there is
no Santa Claus. ______ says, “If you see it in The Sun,
it’s so.” Please tell me the ______, is there a Santa Claus?
Virginia ______
Virginia, your little friends are ______. They have been
affected by the ______ of a skeptical age. They do
not believe except they see. They ______ that nothing
can be ______ is not comprehensible by their little
minds. All ______, Virginia, whether they be men’s or
children’s, are little. In this great ______ of ours,
man is a mere ______, an ant, in his intellect as
compared with the boundless world about ______, as
measured by the ______ capable of grasping the
whole of truth and ______.
Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus. He ______ as
certainly as ______ and generosity and devotion exist,
and you _____ that they abound and give to your life
its highest ______ and joy. Alas! how dreary would be
the ______ if there were no Santa Claus! It would be as
dreary as if there were no ______. There would be
no childlike ______ then, no poetry, no romance to make
tolerable this ______. We should have no
TextMissing Word
enjoyment, except in sense and _______. The eternal light
with which ______ fills the world would be extinguished.
Not ______ in Santa Claus! You might as well not
believe in ______. You might get your papa to hire men
to watch in all the ______ on Christmas eve to catch
Santa Claus, but even if you did not ______ Santa Claus
coming down, what would that ______? Nobody sees
Santa Claus, but that is no ______ that there is no Santa
Claus. The most real ______ in the world are those that
neither children nor ______ can see. Did you ever see
fairies dancing on the ______? Of course not, but that’s
no proof that they are not ______. Nobody can conceive
or imagine all the ______ there are unseen and
______ in the world.
You tear apart the baby’s _____ and see what makes
the noise ______, but there is a veil covering the
unseen world which not the ______ man, nor even
the united ______ of all the strongest men that ever
lived could tear apart. Only faith, ______, love,
romance, can ______ aside that curtain and view and
picture the supernal beauty and ______ beyond. Is it all
real? Ah, Virginia, in all this world there is ______
else _____ and abiding.
No Santa Claus! Thank ______! he lives and lives forever.
A _______ years from now, Virginia, nay 10 times
10,000 years from now, he will ______ to make glad
the _______ of childhood.

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras


Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.