November 25, 2009

November 25, 2009
Twas the Day Before Thanksgiving


Welcome to another day in my life. Today is Wednesday and the day before Thanksgiving. I hope you are having a safe and great Thanksgiving week so far.

Today instead of just stating my daily routine, I would like to share a poem about the day before Thanksgiving:

T’was the night of Thanksgiving,
But I just couldn’t sleep.
I tried counting backwards,
I tried counting sheep.


The leftovers beckoned,
The dark meat and white.
But I fought the temptation,
With all of my might.


Tossing and turning,
with anticipation.
The thought of a snack
became infatuation.


So I raced to the kitchen,
Flung open the door,
And gazed at the fridge,
Full of goodies galore.


I gobbled up turkey,
And buttered potatoes,
Pickles and carrots,
Beans and tomatoes.


I felt myself swelling,
So plump and so round.
‘til all of a sudden,
I rose off the ground.


I crashed through the ceiling,
Floating into the sky,
With a mouthful of pudding,
And a handful of pie.


But I managed to yell
As I soared past the trees
Happy eating to all,
Pass the cranberries, please!!


May your stuffing be tasty
May your turkey be plump.
May your potatoes and gravy
Have nary a lump.


May your yams be delicious,
May your pies take the prize
And May your Thanksgiving dinner
Stay off of your thighs!


Hope you enjoyed! Have a very safe and Happy Thanksgiving! Until we meet again; here's wishing you and your loved ones health, hope and happiness.



big bear hug,





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