Christmas on Time
Timeman sat in front of the glowing Christmas tree, his purple clock emblazoned pajamas reflecting the light as he gazed the the blinking lights with a deadpan expression. His elder brother, Elecman, stood in the doorway behind him and hiked an eyebrow at his time themed little brother. It was well past 11PM, and the little boy-bot was always in bed promptly at 10:30PM. Whatever was bothering him, it must have been fairly big to throw such a wrench in his normally obsessive time standards.
"Timeman?" He spoke up, taking a few quiet steps up to his brother. "Is something bothering you?"
Timeman looked up at his brother and stared for a few moments, as if trying to make a decision. Then he spoke up, and in one fell swoop put the electrical robot in a very tight spot.
"What is Christmas?"
"Christmas." Timeman repeated a little more insistently. "What is it? Why do we celebrate it? What's it about?" Questions questions, when he didn't have his n