Miss Candycane III is Smilesville's Gift Bringer, along with her reindeer person assistant, Ruthy. Miss Candycane comes from a line of Gift Bringers, and she is the third female to have taken the job; there have been Mister Candycanes, but for the last three generations, there hasn't been a boy born in the family yet. When Miss Candycane decides to have a child, it will take on the job when she retires. Assistants are hired and paid like employees, and often provided with housing, and of course, friendship.
On Christmas Eve night, Miss Candycane will board her sleigh that is pulled by Ruthy through the air, visiting every single home in Smilesville, as well as anyone who has chosen to be homeless. No one writes Christmas lists, but Miss Candycane knows everyone's name and likes no matter what (like instinct), and she will leave each individual five gifts that will appeal to them. Some Smilesvillians will stay up and wait for her, and if this hap