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When The Stars Of Morning Sang
ANNE P.L. FIELD When the stars of morning sa...

Christmas Waits In Boston
I. I always give myself a Christmas present. And o...

Wassailer's Song
ROBERT SOUTHWELL Wassail! wassail! all over ...

The Adoration Of The Wise Men
CECIL FRANCES ALEXANDER Saw you never in the...

Christmas In The Alley
OLIVE THORNE MILLER "I DECLARE for 't, to-morrow i...

Christmas
NAHUM TATE While shepherds watch'd their flo...

A Christmas Carol For Children
MARTIN LUTHER Good news from heaven the ange...





The Christmas Fires






ANNE P.L. FIELD

The Christmas fires brightly gleam
And dance among the holly boughs,
The Christmas pudding's spicy steam
With fragrance fills the house,
While merry grows each friendly soul
Over the foaming wassail bowl.

Resplendent stands the glitt'ring tree,
Weighted with gifts for old and young,
The children's faces shine with glee,
And joyous is each tongue,
While lads and lassies come and go
Under the festive mistletoe.

When suddenly the frosty air
Is filled with music, voices sweet,
Lo! see the Christmas waits are there
Snow-crowned and bare of feet,
Yet high and clear their voices ring,
And glad their Christmas carolling.





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