December 25th, 2009

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On the First Day of Christmas









Quote for the Day
The Earth reminded us of a Christmas tree ornament hanging in the blackness of space. As we got farther and farther away it diminished in size. Finally it shrank to the size of a marble, the most beautiful marble you can imagine. James Irwin


This year, I offer once more a tale of the The Twelve Days of Christmas, written in 2004 with bogwitch and calove





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Christmas Day Greetings

from my sick bed.


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Christmas bouquet courtesy of The Daughter and Son-inLaw, who are enjoying the luxury of a 5-star Christmas break in Surrey.


MWNN is competing for the coughing champion chez Hesadevil but failing. He was a sweetie last night and brought me hot lemon tea to try to soothe the itchy lungs.


Ron, on the other hand, has bounced back to his usual Tigger self and is offering his ball to anyone who will listen (even Arthur, the bear)