The Family (poem)
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The Family (poem)

San Francisco : CA : USA | Nov 24, 2012 at 12:02 AM PST
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Within the warm of family

The season’s Joy they’re blessed to see

A time they can together be

And share the year’s prosperity

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Around a fire they laugh with glee

And raise their glasses gratefully

There in the cold and bitter night

They sing familiar melody

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With table set so carefully

A family shares a tragic plight

For them there is no Joy in sight

Their places set comfortably

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With no food for their appetite

They find some shelter mid dim light

They gain some comfort holding tight

They all give thanks for their bounty

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How did their riches turn to blight

Perhaps the dawn will set thing right

While in the distances songs so bright

Soft tears recall once was delight

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