MARRY ME THIS CHRISTMAS

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He stood there beside the bed
Duvet wrinkled around her body
Watching her sleep away
As the rain pelted the window pane
Snoring into the breezy December night
He watched her
This woman
His woman
Stood by him
Carried his ego in her fragile hands
Challenged his intelligence
Called him out on his shit
Made him listen to his insanity
This woman
His heart beat
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WHEN THE CHRISTMAS LIGHTS GET SHOVED UNDER THE BED

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Christmas is over now
Carols have stopped singing
Music is back to hip hop
Santa has taken his suit to the attic
Kitchen is no longer sizzling
Jingles have stopped ringing from bells
When the Christmas lights get shoved under the bed
Will you stop the merry cheer
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