Ernestine Northover

Veteran Poet - 1,779 Points (25th March 1943)

Our Christmas Tree

Poem by Ernestine Northover

Our Christmas tree, stood straight and tall,
We had it standing in the hall,
With decorations, sparkling bright,
And baubles, glittering in the light,
Rich tinsel laced around branches wide,
With bells and bows, that could be spied
Hiding among the dark green pine,
In silver and gold, boldly they did shine,
And at the very top, such a wondrous sight,
A star was placed there, which gave delight.
The whole effect so pleasured the eye.
We planted it outside, now it's 18 feet high.
This year it will once again, be a thrill,
Hung with big coloured lights, in the crisp winter chill.

© Ernestine Northover

Comments about Our Christmas Tree by Ernestine Northover

  • william (12/25/2018 5:09:00 AM)

    my co-worker's mom makes $76 an hour on the laptop. She has been out of a job for nine months but last month her paycheck was $14150 just working on the laptop for a few

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  • william (12/25/2018 5:08:00 AM)

    Brandon. I can see what your saying... Ruby`s st0ry is good... on saturday I got Car after bringing in $7751 this past month and just a little over ten-grand this past-month. without a doubt it is the nicest-job I've ever done. I actually started 6 months ago and pretty much straight away began to bring in at least $71, per-hour. I use the details

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  • Sakalabaktula SairajSakalabaktula Sairaj (12/26/2017 2:59:00 AM)

    wondeful and so nice one i seen this wow so nice(Report)Reply

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  • Duncan Wyllie (5/9/2006 1:20:00 PM)

    Beautifully written, a crisp tale of wonder indeed, lovely Ernestine like so many of your works, Love duncan(Report)Reply

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  • john tiong chunghoojohn tiong chunghoo (11/12/2005 11:02:00 PM)

    christmas tree always reminded me of the good i had with late dad
    shopping for things to hand on it. thanks for the good poem.(Report)Reply

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  • Allan James Saywell (11/12/2005 3:14:00 PM)

    a poem about a rhyming xmas tree you are good at it why not

    Warm regards AJS(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, November 12, 2005

Poem Edited: Sunday, January 6, 2008