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  • 37.
    The Shivering Beggar

    NEAR Clapham village, where fields began,
    Saint Edward met a beggar man.
    It was Christmas morning, the church bells tolled,
    The old man trembled for the fierce cold.

    Saint Edward cried, “It is monstrous sin
    A beggar to lie in rags so thin!
    An old gray-beard and the frost so keen:
    I shall give him my fur-lined gaberdine.”

    He stripped off his gaberdine of scarlet
    And wrapped it round the aged varlet,
    Who clutched at the folds with a muttered curse,
    Quaking and chattering seven times worse.

    Said Edward, “Sir, it would seem you freeze
    Most bitter at your extremities.
    Here are gloves and shoes and stockings also,
    That warm upon your way you may go.”

    The man took stocking and shoe and glove,
    Blaspheming Christ our Saviour’s love,
    Yet seemed to find but little relief,
    Shaking and shivering like a leaf.

    Said the saint again, “I have no great riches,
    Yet take this tunic, take these breeches,
    My shirt and my vest, take everything,
    And give due thanks to Jesus the King.”

    The saint stood naked upon the snow
    Long miles from where he was lodged at Bowe,
    Praying, “O God! my faith, it grows faint!
    This would try the temper of any saint.

    “Make clean my heart, Almighty, I pray,
    And drive these sinful thoughts away.
    Make clean my heart if it be Thy will,
    This damned old rascal’s shivering still!”

    He stooped, he touched the beggar man’s shoulder;
    He asked him did the frost nip colder?
    “Frost!” said the beggar, “no, stupid lad!
    ’Tis the palsy makes me shiver so bad.” read more »

  • 38.
    Modern Love XXIII: 'Tis Christmas Weather

    'Tis Christmas weather, and a country house
    Receives us: rooms are full: we can but get
    An attic-crib. Such lovers will not fret
    At that, it is half-said. The great carouse read more »

  • 39.
    Taking Down The Tree

    'Give me some light!' cries Hamlet's
    uncle midway through the murder
    of Gonzago. 'Light! Light!' cry scattering read more »

  • 40.
    Christmas Sparrow

    The first thing I heard this morning
    was a soft, insistent rustle,
    the rapid flapping of wings
    against glass as it turned out, read more »

  • 41.
    The Mystic’s Christmas

    'All hail!' the bells of Christmas rang,
    'All hail!' the monks at Christmas sang,
    The merry monks who kept with cheer read more »

  • 42.
    Noel: Christmas Eve 1913

    A frosty Christmas Eve
    when the stars were shining
    Fared I forth alone
    where westward falls the hill, read more »

  • 43.
    A Christmas Carol

    In the bleak mid-winter
    Frosty wind made moan,
    Earth stood hard as iron,
    Water like a stone; read more »

  • 44.
    Christmas Holidays

    Along the Woodford road there comes a noise
    Of wheels, and Mr. Rounding's neat post-chaise
    Struggles along, drawn by a pair of bays,
    With Reverend Mr. Crow and six small boys, read more »

  • 45.
    From The Short Story A Christmas Dream, And How It Came True

    From our happy home
    Through the world we roam
    One week in all the year,
    Making winter spring read more »

  • 46.
    Christmas Cheer

    Good husband and huswife, now chiefly be glad,
    Things handsome to have, as they ought to be had. read more »

  • 47.
    A Christmas Childhood

    One side of the potato-pits was white with frost -
    How wonderful that was, how wonderful!
    And when we put our ears to the paling-post
    The music that came out was magical. read more »

  • 48.
    Christmas Away From Home

    Her sickness brought me to Connecticut.
    Mornings I walk the dog: that part of life
    is intact. Who's painted, who's insulated read more »

New Christmas Poems

  1. Fountain of Christmas, Dorsey Baker
  2. Christmas Christmas Christmas, lee fones
  3. Merry Christmas, Neela Nath
  4. Christmas (Don't Leave Me Lonely), Marcquiese Burrell
  5. Get Prepared, jayne harris
  6. Christmas Spirit, cheyenne mccartney
  7. Christmas Without You, Michael Vestal
  8. Green Christmas, Saiom Shriver
  9. Happy Holidays, Randy McClave
  10. Christmas Night, Randy McClave
  11. Count Down To Christmas, Karen Lee
  12. Christmas is For......., Edwina Reizer
  13. Christmas Time, PHIL WINTER
  14. Christmas Is The Season of Peace., PHIL WINTER
  15. 'Christmas', Roxanne Dubarry
  16. Merry Christmas, SWETA LEENA PANDA
  17. Merry Christmas To All My Poet Pals!, Stevie Taite
  18. Festival Haiku - Christmas, john tiong chunghoo
  19. Christmas is Here, Tirupathi Chandrupatla
  20. Christmas Spirit, Dorsey Baker
  21. A Typical Kiwi Christmas...(wooo...bring.., Kaila George
  22. christmas without you, Muriel Ruth Emerson
  23. Christmas and Detoxification, Elizabeth Padillo Olesen
  24. Blue Poetry Christmas Without You, Tommy Laster
  25. Christmas Time, Geneen Alyssa Meyers
  26. Beautiful Christmas, Jojo JAC
  27. Christmas, Christmas, Kathryn King
  28. Blessings to You on Christmas Eve, Jane Liang
  29. get prepared [xmas song ], jayne harris
  30. The Season of Christmas, deanna buendia
  31. Christmas is Sin, Ebi Robert
  32. MERRY CHRISTMAS, Mittur Ramprasad
  33. Christmas Magic, Cosmic Dreamer
  34. christmas comes and goes, Esther Obeng
  35. Let's End This War On Christmas, Louie Vetter
  36. Chrismas Spirit, akingbehin daniel murphy
  37. Christmas Christmas Coming, Dorsey Baker
  38. Christmas, Dorsey Baker
  39. The Morning of Christmas Day, Dorsey Baker
  40. Christmas past, Michael Gelb
  41. Images Of Christmas, Heather Burns
  42. Christmas, Luke Weinberg
  43. Our Christmas, Stephen Holland
  44. The Day of Christmas, Ifeanyi Eze
  45. Christmas without you, Jorge Rolon
  46. The Holidays, Rebecca Bell
  47. Christmas To Me, Mary Louise Mann Gabumpa
  48. The Greatest Birthday, Udiah (witness to Yah)
  49. Christmas Everywhere, Phillips Brooks
  50. Christmas, Sailing home for, jibin joseph
  51. Christmas, Shae Omani
  52. Christmas Dreams, Lori Triggs
  53. This Christmas, Connie Tallada
  54. IT AIN'T CHRISTMAS, Aldo Kraas
  55. christmas, cris son.
  56. Christmas is..., Sophie Shaw
  57. Its Christmas time, Alyssia Innocent
  58. Christmas White, Bill Simmons
  59. A Bloody Christmas, Ramona Thompson
  60. whats Christmas, Jeffery McNutt
  61. Christmas day, Kristina Riggs
  62. Christmas With You, favie erase
  63. May You Find Love This Cristmas, norman hale
  64. Christmas Is Coming, norman hale
  65. What’s Christmas?, Dr John Celes
  66. An Ode to Christmas, Bronti Phillips
  67. Christmas Blues, David Keig
  68. Time for Christmas, Shauna Stoltz
  69. Stoned Christmas Junky, Trade Martin
  70. Merry Christmas, Atef Ayadi
  71. Christmas time is here, jim foulk
  72. Christmas Glee, Paul Moosberg
  73. Christmas, Abigaile Housemans
  74. Christmas Spirit, Paul Moosberg
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