Posted by: Ron DuBour | December 1, 2018

Christmas Shopping~by rldubour


“Holiday Greetings”

 

Christmas Shopping

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You sit at the table and make out your list.

Go over twice; make sure no one is missed.

You sharpen your pencil and add up the cost.

Minus the things, you already bought.

 

As you put on your coat and head out the door.

Off to the mall, to shop in every store.

What do we get Sammy, and Nick?

Maybe just clothes or a gift certificate!

 

Then there is Kate, Laurie and Gary

As you look for the sales to keep it all merry!

Plus Ronnie and Dan, what do we get them?

And little Eddie, can’t forget him!

 

Now into the Mall, which way do you go?

The stores are too crowded and moving real slow.

With hours of shopping, at first it was fun.

Now you can’t wait until it is all done!

 

With Christmas tunes playing, you don’t give a thought.

The carriage is loaded with all that you bought.

You check out your list and view it once more.

The list is complete, you hit every store!

 

With wrapping paper, bows and scotch tape.

You head for the car, you need a long break.

Now back at home everything is wrapped.

But coffee is first or maybe a long nap.

 

Then Christmas morning, a glow on each face.

And you know that shopping was not a mistake.

For Christmas morning, is for sharing and giving.

To all that you love, in this world we are living.


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