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Christmas Magic

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Christmas Magic

On Christmas eve, so long ago were sacred songs, in a joyful mode Songs shared with reverent , blithesome voices Folks gathered close, they'd come rejoicing, trekking through the snow, inviting, and, calling forth all hearts, uniting.-- In the velvet night, a star appeared It burst through snow clouds, far and near A fervent message, crystal clear To all who honor, have no fear While air was thick with a misty snow, and frost so silver, icy cold They would cuddle, with the lamps turned low by a fireside, where embers glowed. A piano plays, where crowds have grown and tree lights shine, in colored jewels Sleepy children, are tucked into a bed warmed up by yuletide tunes. The night so filled by a magic bliss Even mistletoe, would spark a kiss Some lift their glasses to make a toast And bells ring out "Oh, Heavenly Host" The hush of magic, would appear As snow brought closure to the year The magic of a Midnight Clear Rings out until the New Year's here
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  1. Date: 12/15/2013 9:57:00 AM
    Sure to be a big winner. There are many nice ones being inspired by Gail's contest!!! yours is very well expressed.

  1. Date: 12/12/2013 9:00:00 AM
    This is real Christmas magic!

  1. Date: 12/6/2013 9:07:00 AM
    Carrie, What a well written poem. I just loved it....Hugs....Roger

  1. Date: 12/5/2013 9:44:00 AM
    Ahhhh, this had me smiling so wide!!!!! Ah, the piano & fireside ALONE make it all worth it. I want to feel this...now. lol Wonderful job!

  1. Date: 12/5/2013 2:06:00 AM
    Delightful! Yes Carrie, this IS Christmas magic!!!

  1. Date: 12/4/2013 4:31:00 PM
    Hi Carrie, I wanted to let you know that you entered your beautiful Christmas poem in my contest instead of Gail's. Your poem is magical. I know Gail is going to love it! Love and blessings :)

    Richards Avatar Carrie Richards
    Date: 12/4/2013 4:37:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    OOOps!! Big whoops........Thank you so much Rhonda......I will go revise my entry.... Can you tell my busy Christmas rush isn't as peaceful as my poem might seem?! LOL !!