....and it was always said of him, that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge.
Is very bad to steal Jobu's rum. Is very bad.
So the Christmas of the four ghosts would've been Scrooge's last?
So Scrooge won an extension by saving Tim?
If these shadows remain unaltered by the Future, none other of my race,' returned the Ghost, `will find him here. What then. If he be like to die, he had better do it, and decrease the surplus population.'
To me it's very clear that Christmas Yet to Come is showing Scrooge what happens next Christmas,
"Yes, my dear," returned Bob. "I wish you could have gone. It would have done you good to see how green a place it is. But you'll see it often. I promised him that I would walk there on a Sunday. My little, little child!" cried Bob. "My little child!"
A chance and hope of my procuring, Ebenezer."
though at a different time, he thought: indeed, there seemed no order in these latter visions, save that they were in the Future
but what about Scrooge's first day at Mr. Jorkins's company, where he meets Marley? The takeover of Fezziwig's company? The board meeting? Those couldn't have been happening on Christmas day,