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Yuletide Happenings



Christmas keeps heartbreak at bay
For little lambs who went astray.

Heartfelt notes with floral cachet,
Precious promises, ease dismay.

Bring home a Christmas tree, hay,
Then smell candle’s cranberry sachet.

Hear angel harpists happily play,
Decide to stay not go away.

Dwell in the spirit not carnal clay,
Emulate our Savior’s loving way.

This year be happy come what may,
Relax with cheerful greetings cards convey.

May angels surround you as you pray,
And peace reign in your heart this day.


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Rewrite from a rhyme written years ago.

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Written on November 25, 2021

Submitted by Adventure22## on November 25, 2021

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Quick analysis:

Scheme AA AA AA AA AA AA AA
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 509
Words 103
Stanzas 7
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2

Melita Catalina Warren

I am a senior citizen, visual artist, and inspirational poet. My spiritual quest to know Jesus Christ intimately relates to many of my rhymes. However, I also write romantic rhymes and rhymes drawing from other topics. One of my goals is to illustrate my rhymes with my original drawings. more…

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  • Dougla$Irishman
    Thankyou Melita for your poems, it shows where your heart is.
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