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A Christmas Story

So Christmas soon is coming,

Keep the gifts and keep the wine.

All the families shouting joyous,

take your laughter and take mine.

Presents spill in their abundance,

on the tree and on the floor.

Children running, screaming, ragged,

all now gone and all the more.

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Lonely and hungry, oh so weary,
worn and ragged, nighttime dreary.
Tears drip down from tired eyes,
soul too broken now to rise.
Tried to stay here, tried to love,
seems there’s none, just God above.
Drive a knife through soul and chest,
send me to eternal rest.

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