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A Sad Christmas Eve

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A Sad Christmas Eve


     
Rain for many days Rivers of water swept through On that Christmas Eve We struggled to higher ground Leaving our home and the cat.....
A true story, we lost everything (material) on that evening.

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  1. Date: 12/14/2013 4:10:00 PM
    So sorry das one of d ugly sides of nature Congrats on ur win. Based on belief

  1. Date: 12/12/2013 5:07:00 PM
    A horrible thing Barbara..so sorry....congratulations on your win though...wonderful writing in such few words

  1. Date: 12/12/2013 4:00:00 PM
    gosh, this one was so sad to me because I pictured having to leave MY wonderful cat as my house filled with water. TO think this happened to you for real!!! OH MY. Congrats for your win. This must have been so deadful. WAs it a long time ago in the past?

  1. Date: 12/12/2013 8:43:00 AM
    Congrats on your win with this fine poem. I am sorry you suffered through such tragedy.

  1. Date: 12/1/2013 6:34:00 PM
    Oh dear, Barbara......I can't help but wonder where this was. I'm so sorry to hear you have gone through something so frightening and unforgettable.

  1. Date: 11/25/2013 3:41:00 PM
    so sorry to hear of your awful xmas, my friend - poor cat too : (

  1. Date: 11/23/2013 10:29:00 PM
    Hi Barbara, this is such a sad memory to relive at Christmastime but you have written about the sorrow so well. Sorry for your loss. Thanks for sharing. Love and Blessings, Rhonda

  1. Date: 11/23/2013 8:54:00 PM
    so sad...sorry you lost everything and the cat...you have written of this tragedy well though....good luck in the contest!

  1. Date: 11/23/2013 8:08:00 AM
    enjoyed the sadness of the true story, Barbara

  1. Date: 11/23/2013 6:57:00 AM
    - A sad and unforgettable Christmas Eve, Barbara ! - Luck in contest. - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 11/22/2013 10:07:00 PM
    sorry you had to leave your cat BG.....nicely penned