Treasure Island

Marites C. Cayetano

(Philippines)

A Day Before Christmas


Christmas is coming
and everything is ready
hurry come home
you have to put the gift
underneath the tree.

Christmas is coming
and yet you're not here
hurry come home
you need to be here
a day before christmas.

A day before christmas
and still you're not here...
a day before christmas
and the phone rings...
you're not coming home.

Submitted: Monday, December 23, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, December 24, 2013

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