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Away from the manger (A True Story)

Wishing all of my good friends and readers of this blog one last Happy Christmas before Auld Acquaintance ceases to be in the New Year. I hope you all have a wonderful time and enjoy the festive season, but remember … Continue reading

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Political Christianity (The Vicars Daughter)

Political Christianity   For I was hungry You sent me to a foodbank When I was thirsty You upped the water charges When I was lame You took me off my benefits When I was dying You told me get … Continue reading

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Foreigners Go Home

    Foreigners Go Home Foreigners Go Home, won’t you leave us alone. Stop the world, for we want to get off! We don’t want your doctors, and don’t want your nursing but please wait till we educate our grammar … Continue reading

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The Thistle

  The Thistle I grew a thistle but it died Along with my hopes denied For Independence, to be Free for my Country and for me I woke again this morn With my hopes again reborn Not one thistle on … Continue reading

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If you had it all today?

If you had it all today? Would you give it all away? Would you then just simply say It’s better that they have it. If the freedom to choose was yours Would you take a small detour and give it … Continue reading

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