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Valentine – Elinor Morton Wylie

Too high, too high to pluck My heart shall swing. A fruit no bee shall suck, No wasp shall sting. If on some night of cold It falls to the ground In apple-leaves of gold I’ll wrap it around. And I shall seal it up With spice … Continue reading

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Hope – Krantol Northic

Hope is the sweet, sweet scentof flowers in the morningHope is the cool gentle breezeon a warm summer’s dayHope is the knowledge of stabilityfrom a son in mourningHope is the bright shining lightkeeping the darkness at bay Hope is the … Continue reading

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Love Without Hope – Robert Graves

Love without hope, as when the young bird-catcherSwept off his tall hat to the Squire’s own daughter,So let the imprisoned larks escape and flySinging about her head, as she rode by. 

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A White Christmas – Carla Jean Laglia Esely

Twas the night before Christmas.With a blanket of white.That covered the earth all through the night.The trees sparkled like diamonds.With a glitter so bright.That each little twinkle made its own Christmas light.A hope and a prayer a white Christmas would … Continue reading

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Christmas – Julia Ann Moore

Hail the coming holiday,With a hearty joyous feast,And drive away sorrow, friends,For a day or two at least;Lay all business cares aside,And make the world resound,With music and festivalsThroughout our merry town. May every person in our landA voice to … Continue reading

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To Winter – Eugene O’Neill

“Blow, blow, thou winter wind.”Away from here,And I shall greet thy passing breathWithout a tear. I do not love thy snow and sleetOr icy flows;When I must jump or stamp to warmMy freezing toes. For why should I be happy … Continue reading

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Winter Heavens – George Meredith

Sharp is the night but stars with frost aliveLeap off the rim of earth across the dome.It is a night to make the heavens our homeMore than the nest whereto apace we strive.Lengths down our road each fir-tree seems a … Continue reading

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