Thanksgiving Must Be Near
When autumn's leaves pepper down
And anxiety shows on ole Tom's face;
Then the Roger’s plan a trip out of town
To visit relatives and share table grace.
When kids plan for a mini vacation,
Our country readies the celebration;
Then America chooses to remember
That day long ago in November.
When gratitude permeates the air And humbled hearts offer prayer; Then Thanksgiving must be near.
When Sam O'Neil portrays John Smith,
And Inga proudly becomes Pocahontas;
As history dispels the modern myth,
While at fidgety kids, teachers fuss.
When strangers hold hands to pray to God
And thank Him for freedom's sod.
When the community extends a hand
And kindness covers this blessed land. When gratitude permeates the air And humbled hearts offer prayer; Then Thanksgiving must be near.
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