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Christmas Dinner

Since I was young I never cared.
If christmas dinner was ever shared. 
Just wanted them presents and maybe a beer.
I'm not a grinch, but I've waited all year.

We used to have game hens and such fancy things.
But now chilli and potato soup is all sister brings.
I'm not complaining, I usually have two.
And I'm usually quite full when I am through.

Now out to the kitchen to clean up the mess.
You know that's the least I can do, I guess? :)
When the whole thing is over, it's really quite nice.
I just kinda wish we could celebrate twice.

December 17th
For Francine's contest
Thanks for looking out for me. :) Fracine and Andrea

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  1. Date: 2/7/2013 5:19:00 PM
    Funny how the older we get the truer this gets...and does it reallllllllly have to be so close to Thanksgiving?

  1. Date: 12/31/2012 3:55:00 AM
    really cute and funny ,,,, good luck in the win,,, caz it deserves to win ;} Happy New Year ;}

  1. Date: 12/21/2012 9:25:00 AM
    I like your poem !! I've been sick with flu, so have not had the energy to write. Also, not my favorite time of the year. I do wish you a Merry Christmas my friend. Thanks for caring !! Blessings !!

  1. Date: 12/18/2012 7:35:00 PM
    awesome your date is there!!! hey guess what? I got me a new cat today, named Razzmatazz. She is pure black. I never wanted a black cat but she was just so friendly. Right now she is hiding behind the tv stand. It will take a while for her to adjust . Wish me luck with her. Luv, Andrea

  1. Date: 12/17/2012 7:40:00 PM
    this is really cute, Robert. hurry and date it like Francine says to do. I am sure she would place it!

  1. Date: 12/17/2012 4:47:00 PM
    psst Robert; check rules, date written must be on entry, When I judge its the first thing I will look for

  1. Date: 12/17/2012 4:08:00 PM
    Robert ha I like...David