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A Christmas Carol
CHARLES DICKENS MASTER Peter, and the two ubiquito...

The Christmas Silence
MARGARET DELAND Hushed are the pigeons cooin...

A Story Of The Christ-child
A German legend for Christmas Eve as told by ELIZABE...

Why The Chimes Rang
RAYMOND MC ALDEN THERE was once in a faraway count...

The Christmas Holly
ELIZA COOK The holly! the holly! oh, twine i...

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

A Christmas Song
WILLIAM COX BENNETT Blow, wind, blow, ...





The Waits






MARGARET DELAND

At the break of Christmas Day,
Through the frosty starlight ringing,
Faint and sweet and far away,
Comes the sound of children, singing,
Chanting, singing,
_Cease to mourn,
For Christ is born,
Peace and joy to all men bringing!_

Careless that the chill winds blow,
Growing stronger, sweeter, clearer,
Noiseless footfalls in the snow
Bring the happy voices nearer;
Hear them singing,
_Winter's drear,
But Christ is here,
Mirth and gladness with Him bringing!_

Merry Christmas! hear them say,
As the East is growing lighter;
May the joy of Christmas Day
Make your whole year gladder, brighter!
Join their singing,
_To each home
Our Christ has come,
All Love's treasures with Him bringing!_





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