On the twelfth day of Christmas, January 5th, I looked back on the previous eleven days and reflected on what they said to me about Christmas.
On the eleventh day of Christmas I received eleven lucky orange blossoms.
On the tenth day of Christmas I received tens of tens of email messages.
On the ninth day of Christmas I collected nine pieces of found wood for carving.
On the eight day of Christmas we had a banquet for eight people with eight courses.
On the seventh day of Christmas I downloaded seven ebooks to our new iPad.
On the sixth day of Christmas we bought six golden delicious apples for a pie.
On the fifth day of Christmas we bought five bottles of fine ice wine.
On the fourth day of Christmas we enjoyed four excellent entertainments.
On the third day of Christmas we enjoyed three periods of hockey.
On the second day of Christmas we received two pairs of hand made mittens from Labrador.
On the first day of Christmas we enjoyed one lovely Christmas morning breakfast with our woodland friends.
When it is all said and done, that is what the twelve days of Christmas are about, enjoying the company of friends and family.