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The Day After

Tuesday, December 25, 2012



'twas the day after Christmas, and all through the house,
All people were tired, even the mouse.



Santa and the reindeer were all tuckered out,



And the presents were opened, without any doubt.



The tree was now empty,



And soon would be gone,



And after Christmas sales begin before dawn.



The feasts are now over,



Christmas weight worries are here,



And how to lose it, ourselves and the deer.



It is now the weeks limbo



between Christmas and New Years



And thinking of resolutions,



That last just a week,



Such great resolve in spirit, but the flesh is so weak,



An exercise in self deception,



And easy to break,



It is better, silly resolutions, never to take.



But rather, to do what we've been doing all along, staying on track,



and remember, stay strong!



Don't fear the holidays, but give thanks for the Spark!




And you will end up happy, happy as a lark!





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KARRENLYNN 1/13/2013 11:40AM

    I love this version of the Christmas Carol! Well done! And so true, too.

Karen

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ADAGIO_CON_BRIO 12/28/2012 10:14PM

    This was a fantastic blog!

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67YKCEB 12/26/2012 9:19PM

    well said!!

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4KWALK 12/26/2012 7:31PM

    You have a very special gift. Your blogs make me smile, think, ponder and remember.
Thank you again.

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ITSMATT 12/26/2012 2:35PM

    Nicely done!

Make it a great day!
Matt

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SURVIVOR61 12/26/2012 2:13PM

    And Oh what a joy! It was to break out of my Bah! Hum Bug when I read my friend's blog, it ticlked me silly with laughter and all new I felt...with a fresh start to my day..off I am to plann my meals and not to make some silly New Year Resolution's ahead, but instead I'll stick to my Spark plans instead.....
Love the mouse all curled and asleep..once sgain my dear friend you have brought so many of us a joy that can't be replaced.
Love Your Sister in Christ Jill emoticon

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NITTINNANA 12/26/2012 8:51AM

    Terrific post!

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GRACEANAQAH 12/26/2012 3:52AM

    You put a big smile emoticon on my face this morning. Have a wonderful day!

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SUSANBEAMON 12/26/2012 1:43AM

  that was nice, especially about no new years resolutions.

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CORTNEY-LEE 12/26/2012 12:27AM

    very creative and fun!!

love it!

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KELLIEBEAN 12/25/2012 11:50PM

    Lovely!

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