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Mournful Christmas Eve

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Below is the poem entitled Mournful Christmas Eve which was written by poet Robert L. Hinshaw. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Mournful Christmas Eve

Telegram arrived

   My Daddy killed in action

      In a faraway land

         Now its just Mommy and me

            No Merry Christmas this year

Entry for Andrea Dietrich's "Not So Happy Holidays" Contest

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  1. Date: 11/21/2013 6:26:00 PM
    oh, so sad! great poem, though, for the contest...

  1. Date: 11/21/2013 1:25:00 PM
    This would be very very sad Robert, it should never be at Christmas time Unfortunately it happens, great entry