It Was The Night Before Christmas (Hubpages Version)

It was the night before Christmas here on Hubpages you see, some hubbers are franticly trying to publish one more hub, so they can spend Christmas day with the ones they love. And many hubbers are hanging out at the Learning Center, just singing Christmas songs all night long, and some are toasting marshmallows by the fire side.

And outside the snow is still falling so heavy has we all wonder how Hubpage Santa will see through it all, we have all hung our stockings by the fireplace, some are so fancy they even have lace. We hope Hubpage Santa will fill them to the brim, with all of the good things that only he can.

 But before we all know  time has slipped away, and the clock has struck midnight, it is now Christmas day. And after the last chime has rung, we hear from afar  what sounded like sleigh bells  and reindeer chatter, could it be Hubpage Santa ! And with a clang and a bang and bump, and  reindeer hoofs that go a thump, Santa safely brings the sleigh to a stop, right on Hubpages  roof top.

 And we hear a jolly laughter coming down the stairs, it’s Hubpage Santa he’s here, he’s here! He tell all us hubbers to close our  eyes while he fill our stockings with his surprise. And in a flash he off again with  sleigh bells  ringing and reindeers riding the wind, has we hear him say Enjoy all the ideas and write, write, write. And to our delight when we open our eyes our stocking are filled with idea after idea, enough to write new hubs throughout the New Year .

And with that we all held hands and sang one last song, about peace on earth and good will to all mankind, like only hubbers can at Christmas time. And then we all went to sleep for the night, slowly drifting into sweet dreams that last through the night. And tomorrow after you have open all your gifts and had your Christmas dinner please remember this, we the hubber are the lucky ones, for we have Hubpages the greatest place to write, and with that my friends I will say, Merry Christmas to all and to all a good night !

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carrie450 5 years ago from Winnipeg, Canada

This so funny Tom, thanks for the smile this morning.

Merry Christmas to you. Maybe soon I'll try my hand at writing a poem for a change. Have a wonderful day.


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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Thank you carrie glad you enjoyed it. I wrote this yesterday afternoon and really had fun doing it.Hope you do write a poem carrie,I'll be looking forward to reading it if you do.

Merry Christmas to you and enjoy the day with your family!


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thougtforce 5 years ago from Sweden

I so enjoyed reading this hub Tom! Your happy mood shines through the lines and it rubs off when I read it. So now I am sitting here smiling:))You are right, this is a great place to write! I hope your Christmas day was the greatest! Voting up!


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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi thougtforce nice to see you thank you for stopping by and for your very nice comments, I'm glad you enjoyed it! I enjoyed writing it and it was a good challenge which helped to sharping up my writing skills. My Christmas was awesome hope your's was to!


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Rhonda Waits 5 years ago from The Emerald Coast

Thanks for sharing this was a great poem loved it. I hope you had a great Christmas. Have a happy new year.


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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi Rhonda Waits nice to see you and thanks for stopping by and to for your nice comments, glad you enjoyed it!

I did have a great Christmas and thanks for the New Year wishes!


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schoolgirlforreal 5 years ago from USA

Awesome

Creative

Enlightening Enjoyable

Jolly

Outstanding

Big

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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi schoolgirlforreal nice to see you! Thanks for your very creative comment, glad you enjoyed it! Hope your Christmas was a good one!


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ethel smith 5 years ago from Kingston-Upon-Hull

Hope you had a lovely time and Santa came up with the goods


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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi ethel smith nice to see you, yes Christmas here was awesome!


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blondey 5 years ago

How clever and beautifully written!

Good hub :-)


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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi blondey nice to see you and thanks for your comments and stopping by, glad you enjoyed it!


tinamarie9884 5 years ago

Kashmir, I am glad I stopped by. I do pray that you had a great Christmas. Beautiful hub, Happy New Year!!


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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi tinamarie nice to see you, glad you did stop by! Thanks for your comments and i had a very awesome Christmas thanks for asking!


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acaetnna 5 years ago from Guildford

Oh great fun - sorry I've only just reached this hub. I loved it and so hope you had a wonderful Christmas. Happy New Year Kashmir and I hope all of your dreams and wishes come true.


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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi acaetnna nice to see you, glad you could stop by! Thanks for your nice comments and yes i had a awesome Christmas, thanks for asking! Wishing you all the best this New Year!


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Highvoltagewriter 5 years ago from Savannah GA.

Nice Christmas hub, I just wish I found it sooner...


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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi Highvoltagewriter thanks for your comments, glad you found me and stopped by.


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James A Watkins 5 years ago from Chicago

I know I am late but still I enjoyed your witty words of love. Thank you for this pleasure.


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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi James nice to see you, glad you enjoyed my might before Christmas. Thanks for dropping by and to for your nice comments !


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AliciaC 5 years ago from British Columbia, Canada

I’ve only just discovered this hub – a month after Christmas – but I loved it. I hope Hubpage Santa visits us every Christmas!


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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi AliciaC nice to see you,thanks for stopping by, glad you enjoy my Version of this Christmas story ! It just something i had fun witting and thought it would make a good Christmas hub.


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Minnetonka Twin 5 years ago from Minnesota

HI Tom-This was such a fun and creative hub. You are right that we hubbers are blessed. Not only are we a part of a incredibly creative community but we all have one another's back. I love all the people here and all the support with writing and the journey's we all go through in life. Happy New Year my friend:)


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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi Minnetonka Twin glad you enjoyed my hub ! Yes i agree with you Hubpages is a very positive place to write and the people here are very friendly and i do like all my followers. Happy New Year to you to !


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d.william 5 years ago from Somewhere in the south

2 months after christmas and it is still a good read. Funny and thoughtful. Good hub.


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kashmir56 5 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi d.william nice to see you glad you enjoyed this hub, it was fun writing it to ! Thanks for your nice comments and to for stopping by !


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angie ashbourne 4 years ago

Hi! kashmir56 Awesome hub!!! Funny and thoughtful. God Bless my friend. Angie


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kashmir56 4 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi angie nice to see you,glad to hear you enjoyed reading these hub, and found it awesome,Funny and thoughtful.GBY to. Thanks so much for your nice comments and to for stopping by !


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tonymead60 4 years ago from Yorkshire

hi kASH,

one of my dogs is sat on my knee reading this with me, I'm not sure she understood it all, I tried my best to explain.

Nice hub, buddy, your last Xmas hub inspired my Deck of Cards hub, but nothing so far.

CHristmas will soon be here, I hope Santa brings me the secret of Hubs so I know what I'm doing here!

with respect

Tony


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kashmir56 4 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Tony my friend nice see you,glad you enjoyed reading this hub, yes i do remember your hub Deck of Cards that was a good one. If you want a lot of comments on your hubs you have to go around and leave a lot of comments has well. Thanks so much for stopping by and to for your nice comments !

Have a awesome weekend my friend !


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Victoria Stephens 4 years ago from London

Hi Kasmir,

What a cheery write up. I shall do my best to drop into the forums and learning centre with a mince pie and an ideas note book this yr. Very much enjoyed reading.x


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kashmir56 4 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi Victoria my friend nice to see you, so glad you enjoyed my little Christmas song and i hope it brought a little Christmas cheer to your heart . Thanks so much for stopping by and to for your nice comments !


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Snurre 3 years ago

Loved your Hubber night before Christmas version, Tom. Very funny and Christmassy. Voted and SHARED :)


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kashmir56 3 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi Snurre nice to see you, glad you enjoy my version of the night before Christmas, it was fun to write. Thanks so much for your vote and share ! Also thanks for stopping by and to for your nice comments !


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blondey 3 years ago

MERRY CHRISTMAS Kahmir xo


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kashmir56 3 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi blondey nice to see you, Thank you !!! Wishing you a very Merry Christmas to ! xox

Thanks so much for stopping by and to for your nice comments !


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Seeker7 3 years ago from Fife, Scotland

This is a beautiful and awesome hub and brought so many laughs and a huge smile to my face from beginning to end!!! There's nothing brings home the Christmas spirit so much as those things that make us smile and laugh!

This is a wonderful hub - so refreshing, funny and awesome!!

Just to say Tom, hope you and your family have a lovely Chrismas and all the very best for 2013!


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kashmir56 3 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi Helen nice to see you, so very glad you enjoyed this version of The Night Before Christmas. Smiling and laughing is a must sometimes, glad to hear my hub did that for you. Thanks so much for stopping by and to for your nice comments !

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas !


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AudreyHowitt 3 years ago from California

Cleverly done Tom! Happy holidays to you!!


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kashmir56 3 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi Audrey nice to see you, i am so glad you enjoyed reading this hub it was so much fun writing this . Thanks so much for stopping by and to for your nice comments !

Wishing you a blessed and awesome New Year !


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KoffeeKlatch Gals 3 years ago from Sunny Florida

I love your Christmas poem. Very funny. It seems to capture us all. Very creative.


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kashmir56 3 years ago from Massachusetts Author

Hi KoffeeKlatch Gals nice to see you, nice to hear you enjoyed this rewrite of the night before Christmas, it just came to me to try to rewrite this and here it is. Thanks so much for stopping by and to for your nice comments !


Kazem 23 months ago

Amy,If you found someone that nedeed it to complete a bed you might get as much as fifty dollars. No dealer that I am aware of would bother putting it in stock owing to the extremely limited market. You should go to Google Images and search “Simmons bed spring”. One or more might turn up and might have some dollar information connected. The spring is probably 60-80 years old and made so well that it is still useful. You can put a zippered cover over it for cleanliness and use it as a box spring.Good Luck,Marshall

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