Monday, December 17, 2007

Christmas Letter:

I have a list of folk's I know, all written in a book, and every year at
Christmas, I go and take a look.
And that is when I realize that these names are a part,not of the book
they're written in, but of my very heart.
For each name stands for someone who has crossed my path sometime, and
in that meeting they've become the 'rhythm and rhyme' .
And while it sounds fantastic for me to make this claim, I really feel
that I'm composed of each and every name.
And while you may not be aware , of any special link, just meeting you
has shaped my life , more than you can think.
For once I've met somebody, the years cannot erase, the memory of a
pleasent word or of a friendly face.
So never think my Christmas cards are just a mere routine, of names
upon a christmas list, forgotten in between.
For when I send a Christmas card that is addressed to you, it's
because you're on the list of folk's , that I'm indebted to.
For I am but a total of the many folk's I've met, and you happen to be
one of those I prefer not to forget.
And whether I've known you for many years or few, in some way's you have
had a part of shaping thing's I do.
And every year when Christmas comes, I realize anew, the very best
gift that life can give, is knowing folk's like you.
And may the spirit of Christmas that forever endures, leave it's
richest blessing in the heart of you and yours.

Merry Christmas Everyone!!! From my family to yours!! Cheers!!


Michael Manning said...

Renae: What a special way of celebrating Life. You are pretty special yourself. Merry Christmas! I've chosen a movie for this week that you will like!

Snow White said...

hey chickypoo, so sorry I have not caught up with you guys in so long just has been so so so busy here, Jonah turned 3, Noah is teething and not happy, Ash is moving schools the kids are now off on hols and joe has them painting the deck just now, @ deaths in the family and mum been in hospital to boot. Then Joes mum took ill here too but all is quieting down now lol, to about 11 on a scale of 1 to 10 lol. But have a wonderful christmas honey and I will catch up soon. When you get a sec can you please email me your new facebook link ta honey much love to you all . Miss you heaps.

Meow (aka Connie) said...

Hi Renae, I love the words you posted ... just beautiful.
Hope you are all well, and organised for the upcoming festivities ... only 5 days to go now !!
Anyway, just dropping by to say HI, and to wish you and yours a Very Merry Christmas, and a Safe and Happy new Year.
Hope to be able to drop by more often in the new year.
Take care, hugs, Meow

LZ Blogger said...

Very nice thoughts here Renea! I wanted to wish you and your family a VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS! ~ jb///

Jeanette said...

Lovely Christmas Verse Renae.
Merry Christmas From my home to yours.

Granny Annie said...

Delicious food for thought! I wish you and yours a Merry, Merry, Happy, Happy, Ho, Ho, Ho......See you again in 2008!

Sharon said...

Merry Christmas, a day late! I hope your Christmas was wonderful.
So in case I don't get around to it.....HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!

Greeneyes said...

Beautiful Post and Beautiful YOU , what a lovely Pic and I must say , You and your girl(lower post) could pass for sisters!!!!!
I hope you have a joyfilled ,wonderful holidays season,Take care ,,oh and congrats to her for her license , Happy Driving!

Take care
God Bless


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