"She is small," he pronounced, "but quite healthy."
"Captain, I am indeed aware that Christmas, which Christians celebrate as the birth of Jesus Christ, is three months away. Hardly 'around the corner', might I add?"
"Surely, everyone has heard the story of the symbolism of the Advent candles: hope, love, joy, and peace. These virtues are also reflected in The Lord of the Rings as well as other Tolkien works."
"Oh, my Sam, I'm so sorry. How hard this must be for you, your first Yule away from everyone. I'm so glad you are here with me..."
"Link to us too, rose by mystical rose, this holy Advent is Our Lady's grace to us who wait in exile sad."
"We seek the new King of Israel, sire. We have been following the star that announces His birth. Do not your pirests have prophecies of where he s to be born."
By Patrick W Kavanagh, December 30, 2015 Word Count: 223 Rating: G Summary: A poem of the Dickens ghost There are some of us, who send out all our Christmas greetings with a hidden sigh, And gaze with weary eyes and jaded palate at the banquet, – like a spectre at the feast. The ghost... Continue Reading →