|Forgive me please
if I offend
by what I say about the news you send
to me every Christmas in your letter
about how wonderful and so much better
all your kids are and have done
and how for you life is fun.
I am happy to hear of your
but your punches I wish youd
that your daughter at the age of two
won the Nobel Prize and Pulitzer too,
and the report that there will be cancer
as the cure was discovered by your son of
Certainly it is good news, even if not
and, of course, I always want to
hear whats new.
Kudos to your
husband, the new Senator from your state,
and to you whose Christmas card is never,
As for us, we are fine.
Occasionally we go out to dine,
or take in a movie or visit a friend.
Its a whirlwind that doesnt
The kids homework and orthodontic
Keep us running all our paces,
but it is your news which gives us hope
that one day our daughter might become