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SONG

SONG Long time since I’ve seen her at best She came to bless us with her song The Song Thrush in her speckled breast Sang her melody pure and strong. A treat given unconsciously Two came to sing in harmony … Continue reading

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A Day to Remember

A DAY TO REMEMBER The second of December, a day to remember, fast approaching, Christmas is coming, When we’ll take the high road on a track well worn to the far flung family in joy and celebration, But today is … Continue reading

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XMAS MORN

XMAS MORN (Remembering Christmas Morning with family) The blinds are drawn on Christmas Morn In the houses where young babes were born. All is quiet and the streets are clear Where once the traffic would roar and veer Did they … Continue reading

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SONGS

SONGS Days of yore: Before the advent of tinsel and Christmas trees We gathered to celebrate the birth on our knees Hands together in prayer and a simple repast, Singing the psalms with love and joy in the past. Watching … Continue reading

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ADVENT

From the fourth Sunday before Christmas, or the nearest to St Andrew’s Day, so I guess we are well into Advent now! Many Western Christian Churches celebrate the Season of Advent or the expectation of the coming of the One, … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS ROSE

CHRISTMAS ROSE PURITY (Courtesy of Wiki) In the warmth here of Spain Even in the cool of this December There is no snow and little or no rain But we will forever remember. With no tree of remembrance For we … Continue reading

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A SOLDIER’S POEM

T’WAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS, HE LIVED ALL ALONE, IN A ONE BEDROOM HOUSE, MADE OF PLASTER AND STONE. I HAD COME DOWN THE CHIMNEY, WITH PRESENTS TO GIVE, AND TO SEE JUST WHO, IN THIS HOME, DID LIVE. I … Continue reading

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