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Giving Thanks!


Wednesday, November 27, 2013

For the hay and the corn and the wheat that is reaped,
For the labor well done, and the barns that are heaped,
For the sun and the dew and the sweet honeycomb,
For the rose and the song and the harvest brought home --
Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving!

For the trade and the skill and the wealth in our land,
For the cunning and strength of the workingman's hand,
For the good that our artists and poets have taught,
For the friendship that hope and affection have brought --
Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving!

For the homes that with purest affection are blest,
For the season of plenty and well-deserved rest,
For our country extending from sea unto sea;
The land that is known as the "Land of the Free" --
Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving!

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DEBBIEANNE1124 11/30/2013 6:25PM

    Beautiful!

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TRUELOU 11/27/2013 8:40PM

    Happy Thanksgiving and Happy Birthday!
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MORTICIAADDAMS 11/27/2013 7:24PM

    Love the poem!! Have a great Thanksgiving!!

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L*I*T*A* 11/27/2013 6:25PM

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1CRAZYDOG 11/27/2013 4:53PM

    Beautiful! Happy Thanksgiving.

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OLDERDANDRT 11/27/2013 4:39PM

    Beautiful! Happy Thanksgiving, my friend!!! Hope you have a fabulous holiday!! ((HUGS))

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WORKOUTWITHPAM 11/27/2013 4:21PM

    Very Nice, and Thank you for sharing. Have a HAPPY and BLESSED THANKSGIVING.

HUGS
Pam

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