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Date of Issue: December 21, 2006

The Twelve Days of Anna Maria Island Christmas

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On the first day of Christmas,
my true love sent to me
A parrot in an orange tree.

On the second day of Christmas,
my true love sent to me
Two swimming turtles,
And a parrot in an orange tree.

On the third day of Christmas,
my true love sent to me
Three margaritas,
Two swimming turtles,
And a parrot in an orange tree.

On the fourth day of Christmas,
my true love sent to me
Four beach towels,
Three margaritas,
Two swimming turtles,
And a parrot in an orange tree.

On the fifth day of Christmas,
my true love sent to me
Five sandy shells,
Four beach towels,
Three margaritas,
Two swimming turtles,
And a parrot in an orange tree.

On the sixth day of Christmas,
my true love sent to me
Six fish a-jumping,
Five sandy shells,
Four beach towels,
Three margaritas,
Two swimming turtles,
And a parrot in an orange tree.

On the seventh day of Christmas,
my true love sent to me
Seven rays a-schooling,
Six fish a-jumping,
Five sandy shells,
Four beach towels,
Three margaritas,
Two swimming turtles,
And a parrot in an orange tree.

On the eighth day of Christmas,
my true love sent to me
Eight boats a-sailing,
Seven rays a-schooling,
Six fish a-jumping,
Five sandy shells,
Four beach towels,
Three margaritas,
Two swimming turtles,
And a parrot in an orange tree.

On the ninth day of Christmas,
my true love sent to me
Nine birds a-skimming,
Eight boats a-sailing,
Seven rays a-schooling,
Six fish a-jumping,
Five sandy shells,
Four beach towels,
Three margaritas,
Two swimming turtles,
And a parrot in an orange tree.

On the tenth day of Christmas,
my true love sent to me
Ten surfers riding,
Nine birds a-skimming,
Eight boats a-sailing,
Seven rays a-schooling,
Six fish a-jumping,
Five sandy shells,
Four beach towels,
Three margaritas,
Two swimming turtles,
And a parrot in an orange tree.

On the eleventh day of Christmas,
my true love sent to me
Eleven dolphins leaping,
Ten surfers riding,
Nine birds a-skimming,
Eight boats a-sailing,
Seven rays a-schooling,
Six fish a-jumping,
Five sandy shells,
Four beach towels,
Three margaritas,
Two swimming turtles,
And a parrot in an orange tree.

On the twelfth day of Christmas,
my true love sent to me
Twelve Islanders lounging,
Eleven dolphins leaping,
Ten surfers riding,
Nine birds a-skimming,
Eight boats a-sailing,
Seven rays a-schooling,
Six fish a-jumping,
Five sandy shells,
Four beach towels,
Three margaritas,
Two swimming turtles,
And a green parrot in an orange tree.

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all, from all your friends at The Islander.