A Thanksgiving Poem

Discussion in 'Chit Chat' started by Greenbean7, Nov 22, 2006.

  1. Greenbean7

    Greenbean7 New Member


    Thanksgiving Poem

    'Twas 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 'n gravy Have nary a lump.

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

    Happy, Blessed Thanksgiving to you and yours!
  2. Greenbean7

    Greenbean7 New Member

    Somebody emailed it to me this morning and I just had to share!


    Stop and smell the puppies!
  3. hugs4evry1

    hugs4evry1 New Member

    That was wonderful, thanks!!


    Nancy B
  4. Cromwell

    Cromwell New Member

    Good poem. Annie Cromwell

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