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Xmas Day

They woke today without good cheer,
As Santa didn’t call this year,
No cooking smells to fill the flat,*
No happy sounds of festive chat,
And Mom and Dad drank lots of beer…

*apartment

For Sandy’s Life Without Magic contest

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  1. Date: 2/14/2013 9:15:00 PM
    Jack, hope you are enjoying your day... Good night on my side of the world... xox~pd

  1. Date: 12/21/2012 10:08:00 PM
    You are the best JAck, stopping by with my warmest thoughts~ my best wishes go out to you and your family. Have yourself a Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year* Always & Forever ;-) PD

  1. Date: 12/16/2012 10:58:00 AM
    loved this one from the beginning. Congrats on the well deserved win and I look forward to you being premium member again.

  1. Date: 12/15/2012 9:38:00 AM
    Many congratulations on your awesome win my dear friend, Jack! love/hugs, LG

  1. Date: 12/15/2012 4:38:00 AM
    Congratulations on your winning spot once more Jack xx

  1. Date: 12/15/2012 4:27:00 AM
    brilliant winner, Jack, so near to the truth this is, for many.....this poem brings it home, indeed it does...

  1. Date: 12/14/2012 8:42:00 PM
    Jack, Congratulations with your lovely deep win enjoyed the imagery. Goodnight :-) LINDA

  1. Date: 12/14/2012 7:38:00 PM
    Congratulations Jack.....Seren

  1. Date: 12/14/2012 6:41:00 PM
    thank you' Sandy

  1. Date: 12/13/2012 9:35:00 AM
    please, I don't want to cry. love, Kathy

  1. Date: 12/11/2012 1:38:00 PM
    Jack, you captured the flat, lifeless christmas for sure, best of luck in the contest. Constance

  1. Date: 12/10/2012 10:32:00 PM
    You are the master of the good and short poems, Jack. I wish I could think how to do this contest of Sandy's so easily as you just did it!

  1. Date: 12/10/2012 9:43:00 PM
    A nice rhyme ,, a sad image, Jack..... good luck in the contest..pd

  1. Date: 12/10/2012 4:13:00 PM
    Sadness I feel in reading this one..Winner in the contest for sure though..Enjoyed reading this eve..Thanks for your visits to my work..Sara

  1. Date: 12/10/2012 4:02:00 PM
    I enjoyed this very creative write this evening! What a brilliant poem that you have written here! You are the master of short verse my friend! Great Work!!

  1. Date: 12/10/2012 2:52:00 PM
    Jack, this has to be on the winners list my friend, I can see them now...David