A Christmas Carol

B43A8922-3A30-4CAF-B165-843DCDD600DE

“What do you want with me?” by E. A. Abbey. Illustration for A Christmas Carol, “Stave One: Marley’s Ghost.

 

Ghost of a Christmas Past
Don’t rattle chains at me
Or mock me with your padlocks
Of distant memory.

Ghost of Christmas Present
Don’t talk to me of need,
Or ignorance and want,
Or where that path will lead

Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come
Don’t haunt me with your silence
Or point your ghoulish finger
In darkness and defiance.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s