Today the guy behind the counter typed in some stuff, and asked me if I wanted to ship it ground. "No, it has to be there by christmas eve."
"If it's sent ground it will get there Tuesday the 23rd."
And I got change back from my $10 bill!
This is tres cool: you can create your own snowflake at http://snowflakes.lookandfeel.com/ ... they also have a gallery of the snowflakes that others have created.