Liles' Family Christmas Play 12/12/2015

Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind. ~Mary Ellen Chase

Play & Santa Gets Help (Page Four)

Well... We should start at the beginning!  The "sophisticated" part of the family are attempting a land grab so they head to the great out-of-doors to visit Birdie and her daughter.   It sounds like a swindle is about to occur!

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The plot is hatched in New York City

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At first it is all quiet in the country and then..... (Courtesy of Joe Liles)

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In Washington the relatives live "off the beaten path"!

Time For A Short Break And Dessert!

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Greg and Shaun share a cute story.... Better if you ask them about it!
Dylan is the subject!

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Did we say dessert> (Courtesy of Joe Liles)

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The entry was beautifully decorated

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Someone is having a great time!

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"Hey Mom this is OK! I like the Christmas Play!"

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Ghislaine hurryies back inside to get to the dessert!

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Hello there... Must hurry and get back inside the theater!

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"Oh dear... Oh dear... What should we do? We need help!"

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"Oh! Who could it be???"

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The dolls spill the beans to Santa Claus!

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"We will see about that!!"

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"I need help! Mama! Where can we get some help??"

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"Come on up Children Of The World!"

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"Look Santa... I see Alex and Charlie and Theo....
Hey! Where is Nick and Alyssa?"

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Dylan, Lilly, Alex, Charlie, and Theo!

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Theo gots the giggles!

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"P-s-s-s-s-t... Theo, what are we supposed to do now?"

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"Stick with me Charlie... He is going to read our letters now!"

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Handsome little devils they are!

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Meanwhile on the other side of the stage!

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Attention... We shall now commence the reading of the lists!

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Clank clank clank!

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Standing at attention!

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"Look quick Mom and Dad... This is as good as we get!"

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"P-s-s-s-s-t Charlie... Is he reading your list now?"

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Mr. and Mrs. Claus like this part of the show!

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Michele is NOT a helicopter Mom....
She is just up front so she can see better!
(That's what she said and she is sticking to it!)

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... The reading continues...

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"Too funny.... You asked for a doll?"

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The giggles continue!

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It's now almost uncontrollable!

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"Hold it... This is mine!"

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Wow... This is a big list!"

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"I hope I signed my name!"

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"Oh oh... Do you think Mom heard my wish?"

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"Yes...and Grandma also!"

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We are being so good!

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"Mom... What's on my list?

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"We ought to walk over there and see what's going on!"

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"The guy in red's tummy is as big as grandpa Mitch's!

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What a beautiful picture... Bet Grandma Kathy has tears in her eyes!

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"I am being my bestest!"

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"Well kids... Thanks for the assistance!...
I now know what I should do!"

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The kids return to their seats and Santa gets busy!

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The sophisticated family finally understands the meaning of Christmas
Birdie gets to stay in her home
The teenage girls become friends
... life is good

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