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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DREAMING OF A BLACK CHRISTMAS

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The wind is dry, rough outside
I have been sitting thinking
I have had a year without you
My skin feels drafty
My throat feels still as icicles
I watch the window close
Wind is getting misty
Like a country song
My mind sings a music of dangerous lusts
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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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ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS YOU

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I see the seasons winding down
Spring came with fresh budding flowers
Crisp air brought new fresh rain
I knew you then
Our love was born anew
Invigorate it did
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CHRISTMAS AT THE VILLAGE

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I remember all the memories
I feel all the memories
I want all the memories
Memories of a simple time
Kids with no weight on our shoulders
When we played with goats
Pulled the cows tails in wonder
And patted the kittens without worry
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