Saturday, November 23, 2013

The Happiest Time of the Year

Happiness is...
Hundreds of presents
Wrapped under a tree
One for you
And ninety nine for me

Happiness is...
Trampling a stranger
For a deal so good
That I have no problem
Knocking someone where he stood

Happiness is...
Sitting around saying thanks
For all I have
While looking at the next gadget
I can grab

Wait...

TRUE happiness is...
Having beliefs
Bigger than me
Morals and values
That have guided us for centuries

TRUE happiness is...
Overcoming adversity
And returning home to rebuild
Discovering that not all hope was destroyed
Because one flask was still sealed

TRUE happiness is...
Finding that spark within
That burns brighter than twinkling lights
And remember that miracles do occur
Far longer than those magical eight nights...

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