When a tired 2-year-old got the chance to sit on Santa's lap, she asked him for the one gift everyone needs during the holidays.
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Allen Bartell and his wife, Leslie Roznovsky, took their two daughters Laurel, 1, and Linden, 2, to see Santa at a Bering’s hardware store in Houston, where their grandmother buys them each an ornament every year.
After a full day of Christmas shopping, they went to see Santa.
When Santa asked Linden what she would like for Christmas, the 2-year-old said, "I want to take a nap," before snuggling in comfortably beside him.
"The response has been overwhelmingly positive," the girl's father told ABC News, “and as a family we are honored to share a little Christmas joy with millions of people.”