"A Solstice Carol" is a Christmas-themed episode of the television series Xena: Warrior Princess, originally aired on December 9, 1996 during the show's second season. As the title suggests, it is loosely based on Charles Dickens' classic story A Christmas Carol.
Xena and Gabrielle arrive in a kingdom where celebrating the Solstice is forbidden. Xena devises a plan to stop King Silvus from closing an orphanage. He is visited by three ghosts, who show him the error of his wicked ways.
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