Make it through December with a little Merle Haggard. The country singer has a voice that will melt your hearts and make these cold winter months a little bit warmer. Haggard, like many country singers before and since, tried his hand at a Christmas album back in
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It was released in October as the lead single from the album Merle Haggard's Christmas Present , and was the title track on a non-Christmas album four months later. In the years since its release, "If We Make It Through December" — which, in addition to its Christmas motif , also uses themes of unemployment and loneliness — has become one of the trademark songs of Haggard's career. Written in , it treats with Haggard's characteristically simple poetry the desperate optimism of a working-class man dealing with economic hardship. Having been laid off from his factory job just prior to the Christmas season, the man becomes depressed over his predicament during what normally should be a " happy time of year. While Christmas is a prominent theme of this song, writer Merle Haggard said the song is not considered a "pure" Christmas record, as the subject of economics was also explored. In the review published October 13, , they wrote, "Another change of pace by Haggard, who keeps surprising with his various styles, and does so well with all.
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