I'm going to try and be really nice here and break it to ya gently.
If you don't make these Lemon-Almond Shortbread Bars, you will never experience their rich, buttery, flaky, citrusy, nutty, comforting delectableness. There. Become intimate with the shortbread, people. You will thank yourself. I dipped a little in my hot coffee this morning and my coffee thanked me.