22 December 2009

Once upon a time...

a girl dreamed...
not of sugar plums and gum drops
Oh no!
But of a little
pretty
white
box
that would magically read her books.

So she scrimped
and she saved
every last Yuletide dollar.

Till the day,
yes this day,
when she stirred to a thump.

Away to the window
she raced in a flash.

And what to her wondering eyes should appear?

But a sweet little box
marked just for thee.


*sigh*
*gasp*
Could it be?
Oh yes!
Finally!

Precious and cold
and I daresay ready to cuddle
the lass happily greeted
her long awaited
new friend
the ever handsome
Mr. Kindle.

28 comments :

  1. Yay! Congratulations on receiving a kindle! So fun! I love mine!

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  2. Wow...a lot of people are receiving kindles...Congrats and enjoy!

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  3. Congrats on getting the kindle. The poem is so adorable.

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  4. Congrats Juju! Hope you enjoy it. I'm not sure if I'm down with the Kindle yet, but I wouldn't mind getting one as a gift and check it.

    You're awesome! Merry Christmas!!

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  5. Haha, adorable! I love the box. Happy reading on the Kindle! :)

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  6. Adorable post! Congrats and Merry Christmas JuJu!

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  7. Such sweet prose for little ol' Mr. Kindle.

    Congrats and yeah for you!

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  8. LOL... Brilliant! Congrats on getting your Kindle. I want one but I've been back and forth on getting one for so long. Be sure to let us know how you like it. :)

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  9. Oh, I am so jealous! I am hoping to get one for my birthday in March, although I would prefer to find one under the tree. Not gonna happen. *big sigh*

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  10. lolz! Congrats! plus i'm soooo jealous!!! Happy Holidays Juju!!

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  11. He he he! Such a sweet post Juju. Enjoy your little piece of magic.

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  12. What a great poem! Congrats to you and Mr. Kindle. I'm sure you will be very happy together! What a perfect gift! Enjoy,happy reading and happy holidays!

    (Love your gingerbread cookies!)

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  13. WOOT FOR KINDLE! Nice poem. :D

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  14. Oh Wow!! Yikes!! Happy reading!!!

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  15. Congrats Juju! Loved the poem too :-)

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  16. Congratulations on the Kindle. You'll have to let me know if you like it. I'm still not sold on the whole e-reader thing. I LOVE real books too much.

    Oh, and BTW, sorry I haven't commented in a bit. I have been by a lot, but lately I've fallen prey to lurking more than commenting. So even if you don't see me, don't think that means I'm not out there. :)

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  17. Great poem! And wow a Kindle! You'll have to post your thoughts about it have you've had it a while!

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  18. ooo a Kindle! You'll have to do a Kindle product review, because it looks pretty...but I want to know a bit more about it.

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  19. Jealousy radiating from over here LOL.. Awesome

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  20. Oh happy day! I know you and Mr. Kindle will spend many happy hours together. I know I am very happy with my kindle :)

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  21. Gasp, gasp, gasp! You're lucky :) I hope you enjoy it! Nicely written poem! Hehe, it's cute.

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  22. lol, hurray! Lucky lucky you! Hope you're enjoying your Kindle. =) I don't live in the U.S., but my Sony e-reader is being good to me. =)

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  23. I haven't had the urge for one but I'll be interested to hear how you like it. Congrats!

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  24. LOL. Love the poem! I received amongst my treasures, a pink pocket eReader for my viewing pleasure. BUT...it shall not replace my hardcopy books...nope. Just add to the reading fun! (Enjoy the Kindle!) =0)

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  25. I love that photo! I have the Sony Reader but the Kindle is sooo shiny... can't I have them both? :/

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