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Santa John Gable

I've written another poem.  Let me know what you think.  I rather enjoy this!

 

Santa’s Magic Pocket Watch

 

A crack of the whip, and we take to the sky,

“Up, up and away!” as the brisk snowflakes fly.

A check of the pocket watch, plenty of time

To deliver the presents ‘fore the last morning chime.

 

We daintily land on the first little roof.

The snow is quite slippery, no room for a goof.

To the chimney, straight down to the dwelling below,

Leave presents, eat cookies, and then time to go.

 

Up the chimney again, my visit’s been proved.

I look at the watch, the hands haven’t moved!

From rooftop to rooftop, the whole town at last.

Again, check my watch, one minute has passed!

 

Away to the next town we fly and we land.

I glance at the timepiece that lies in my hand.

It still shows me only one minute expired,

The magic of Christmas! I’m not even tired!

 

From city to city, across mountain and sea

The hands of my magic watch keep time with me.

Slowing down when I need it, speeding up when it must,

All the time that I need, in my watch I can trust.

 

No matter how big this old world seems to be

There always is plenty of time left for me

To circle the globe, leaving gifts for each one,

And be home before daybreak, my long journey done.

 

The watch will wind down, and go back in its sleeve

Until I will need it for next Christmas Eve.

For magical watches, like Santa, work best

When given a year to catch up on their rest!

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Kevin Fast

I like it a lot. Well done.

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SantaC.chamj

Head Elf you have a gift and you use it well.

I on the other hand have trouble to spell.

Or even rhyme!

Thank God for spell check.

Because I use it all of the TIME !

What a lame attempt to say Well done. HO ! HO ! HO !

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Santa Hill

Santa John, you have a gift, that was awesome.

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Carlsbad Santa

I like this a lot! Well done....

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Felix Estridge

Another well versed story!

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Ol Santa

Yeah, me too!

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Santa Marty

PERFECT!

 

How much?  Works well with my backing tracks! 

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Hogfather

I really like that, poem, well done John.

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Santa John Gable

Again, thanks for the kind words.  I am not trying to make any money Marty, I just don't think it's worth it.  I am just having fun.  So use the poem if you like, just give me a little credit if you do!

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Santa Marty

Again, thanks for the kind words.  I am not trying to make any money Marty, I just don't think it's worth it.  I am just having fun.  So use the poem if you like, just give me a little credit if you do!

 

 

LOL.... Thanks John,

 

How is this?

 

Santa’s Magic Pocket Watch

Performed by Santa for Honolulu

Santa Marty

 

 

 

 

 

 

lyrics by John Gable

 

 

Is the credit little enough for you?  :)

 

 

 

Seriously John you truly do have talent, and I do appreciate your willingness to share it with me and others.  Thank you very much!

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Santa John Gable

LOL.... Thanks John,

 

How is this?

 

Santa’s Magic Pocket Watch

Performed by Santa for Honolulu

Santa Marty

 

 

 

 

 

 

lyrics by John Gable

 

 

Is the credit little enough for you?  :)

 

 

 

Seriously John you truly do have talent, and I do appreciate your willingness to share it with me and others.  Thank you very much!

 

Funny!  I am not worried, I have already seen that you are a trustworthy guy.  

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Cayman Santa Len

Wonderful again.

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Cykeitha

I believe the saying goes.   He's a poet and doesn't know it.

                                           But his feet show it they're "Longfellows".

 

Great poem, thanks for sharing.

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SCSanta

I enjoyed it...thanks for sharing!

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Santa Opa Claus

Well, well, well. Looks like time for me to head back top the old audio booth!

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Santa Pete of CA

I think that we are seeing the start of a "book" of Santa's Poems....

 

Well done.

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Santa Steve H

Very nice.... :thumbup2:

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Santa Joe

Love it great job

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Santa Mike 19536

Great Gift Santa John!

I would use for Storytelling to keep interest in Older Children, who also can recite "The Night Before Christmas"!

I would be a New Story, even Parents listening! :santa_wink:

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Santa Eric

Love it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Santa Leonard

I think that we are seeing the start of a "book" of Santa's Poems....

 

Well done.

I would buy one..........or two!  Great job!

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