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Twas the night before Christmas, and all through Tally Hall
Not a creature was stirring, not even Tindall.
Chief’s gas mask was hung on the door with care,
In hopes of not regretting the decision to leave it there.

The cadets were nestled in their beds,
While visions of promotion danced in their heads.
Gunny hung up his uniform and began to reflect,
The punishment for those who don’t do their project.

When out on the field there arose such a clatter,
Senior Chief sprung from his classroom to see what was the matter.
To the mess hall doors he flew like a flash,
And then down the hill he did dash.

The moon on the breast of the new fallen snow
Gave a luster to the field below.
When Senior Chief saw it he gave a hearty laugh,
It was Homey Clause and his regimental staff.

With a Santa hat and a kiss moose sweater,
Santa’s good but he is much better.
More rapid than any other cadet they came,
And he yelled, and shouted, and called them by name!

“Now Jennings! Now, Rigor! Now, Bartel and Capauano!
On, Chechi! On, Bidgood! On, Phillips and Charno!
To where we park our cars behind Science Hall!
Now drive away! Drive away! Drive away all!



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Johnny M. said...
Jan. 6 at 5:05 pm
terrible! just jk, good job zen.
 
Isabelle F. said...
Jan. 6 at 10:42 am
Nice Job i really liked the story.
 
erinkurf said...
Jan. 6 at 10:40 am
GRREAT JOBBB!!!
 
L0NEW0LF said...
Jan. 6 at 10:37 am
This was a good essay on your school!!!!!!!    
 
Zen.Taylor replied...
Jan. 16 at 4:05 pm
It's not an essay
 
DirtBikingForDayz said...
Jan. 6 at 10:37 am
good article
 
chasehunter said...
Jan. 6 at 10:37 am
Its alright but it is alittle wierd and has not that much creativity.
 
Gary K. replied...
Jan. 6 at 10:40 am
shot up chase
 
madddstacks said...
Jan. 6 at 10:35 am
GOOD JOB!!!!!!
 
Emman1194 said...
Jan. 6 at 10:35 am
Hello zen, (stalker mode one) i've read you poem about thy school, and i found it very exhilarating. ^~^
 
Morgan A. said...
Jan. 6 at 10:35 am
thats good!!
 
Sarah S. said...
Jan. 6 at 10:34 am
This made me luagh sooooo much zen its really good you should be a poem writer! i loved it!
 
bbanks98 said...
Jan. 6 at 10:34 am
that was actually really good i wasn't expecting it to ryhme but it did. Good job with it it must of taken you a while but you did good.
 
Emely S. said...
Jan. 6 at 10:34 am
cooooooolllllllll 
 
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