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The Special Season ( a Haiku)

Updated on December 30, 2015
Season of faithful followers...
Season of faithful followers...


The Special Season,

No more the Christmas reason.

Only in their dreams.


My special season,

The Christ Child's birth, the reason.

Some lost faith, it seems.


The sign, gift giving,

In that stable. long ago.

Golden chalice gleams.


Exchanging greetings,

Family time, get togethers.

Watching children's beams.



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The Christ Child's birth...
The Christ Child's birth...

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      Ann Carr 20 months ago from SW England

      You've summed it up. The 'children's beams' are the best bit! Shame some can't respect those who believe in the Christmas 'reason'.

      Short and very sweet, whonu.

      Ann

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      Reynold Jay 20 months ago from Saginaw, Michigan

      I liked it--made my morning!! Well done.

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      whonunuwho 20 months ago from United States

      Thanks Reynold and blessings on this fine day. whonu

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      Eric Wayne Flynn 20 months ago from Providence, Rhode Island

      Hi Whonu, we have absolutely lost touch with the true meaning and spirit of the season; and therefore we have lost the reason. Best to you,

      EWF

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      Eric Dierker 19 months ago from Spring Valley, CA. U.S.A.

      Some stray but get glimpses. Hooray for them. We choose to keep our eye on the prize.

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      Shauna L Bowling 19 months ago from Central Florida

      Merry Christmas, whonu. May we never forget the reason for the season!

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      whonunuwho 19 months ago from United States

      Thank you Eric and blessings to you and yours at this great holiday season to celebrate the birth of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. whonu

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      whonunuwho 19 months ago from United States

      Merry Christmas my friend and many blessings to you and yours. whonu

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      Deb Hirt 19 months ago from Stillwater, OK

      You're right, it is so commercial and has been for a while. I think some still remember what it is all about. Nice reminder.

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      whonunuwho 19 months ago from United States

      Thank you my friend. whonu

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      Geri McClymont 19 months ago

      I love how you transition from "The Special Season" and "No more the ... reason" to "My special season" and "... the reason". Thank you for writing this and merry Christmas!

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