May 26, 2015

A Toast to Craig and Rachel!!

As mother of the groom – On this eventful day I’m filled with pride and happiness – But first I have something to say When Craig was first born – The doctor said, “he’s too pretty to be a boy” Now he’s a second stringer – Rachel’s the real beauty we all enjoy!! As a toddler he was active – With many tricks galore Crawling into the cupboards – Dumping contents onto the floor Jumping in bathtubs fully clothed – […]
May 26, 2015

A Toast To Randy and Bill!!

For ten long wonderful years – We’ve labored side by side It wasn’t always easy – But you both took it all in stride You truly are great employees – As well as being a friend In this crazy concrete business – Sometimes it’s hard to blend!! I appreciate your attitudes – Out there taking charge Good foremen are hard to find – For jobs small and large But you two surely are special – And you’ve helped the company […]
May 26, 2015

A Holiday Greeting!! Happy Holidays

My personal holiday greeting – To each and every one of you Each of you is very special – In the many things you do Starting with our leader – Major Fox leads the way And Major D the cribbage player – Rarely wins, what can I say!! Major Kelly in charge of benefits – Working on the Guard side Ann who likes her horses – Will soon be taking the retirement ride Andie likes horses and rates applicants for […]
May 26, 2015

A Toast to Queen Paige!!

You’ve quite a long lineage – So it was expected that you’d pursue Many Phillip’s have been royalty – So this is really nothing new Your qualifications are superior – For your years, you’ve done so much It’s impossible to cover it all – So on just a few I’ll try to touch!! Community service at SMU – In Dallas you worked The Big Thought West Dallas  Community School – Tutoring to kids you brought You also volunteered atParklandHospital – […]
May 26, 2015

Toast For The Cancelled Wedding!!

Congratulations Alex!! Thank God for the celebration – The Bachelor party you had Your buddies went toDuluth– Along with you and your dad Bill Brama bought you some shots – The symbolism is hard to deny They were red, green and orange in color – You are one lucky guy!! The wedding has been cancelled – I won’t get into why We’re still having a party – Damn, you’re one lucky guy Just ask Uncle Neal or even me – […]
May 26, 2015

Sister In Law’s Toast

We rise for a toast – Since  we’re  the sister s and in law  of the bride  We’ll share some inside information – Maybe even a secret,  we ’ll confide When first moving to Chicago Carolyn got a job –  she expected to be in for a year Our lives truly take funny turns – Twenty years later that company is her career!! Marty is a wonderful guy – But making a decision causes him great pain And when he got engaged – That was […]
May 26, 2015

Happy Birthday To My Husband!!

Happy Birthday to my loving husband – On this your 40th year From the moment our eyes met – I was in love, it was quite clear You’re an amazing husband, father and lover – But also have an amazing mind Always engaged doing something – You truly are one of a kind!! We have three wonderful children – And a dog who is pretty old It’s been an incredible almost twelve years – Something you need to be told You […]
May 26, 2015

Happy Retirement Carrie!!

It’s a bittersweet moment – But of it we’ll make the most To my boss and friend Carrie – I offer up this toast Since I’m not into hugs – I thought it would be easier this way Even a Grinch with an oversized heart – Still has things to say!! We’ve had great times with a set back or two – One was me going off to war Your store is just fabulous – With two, 12 foot Georges […]
May 26, 2015

A Toast to Kristin and Jeff!!

We’re here to honor Kristin & Jeff – I’m Morgan Denny father of the groom I’d like to welcome friends, family – And everyone in this room Trisha and Sean you should be proud – What a lovely daughter you’ve raised Kristin, welcome to our family – I’m overwhelmed with praise!! Kristen and Jeff met while interviewing at WakeForest – Then Jeff offered her a ride At the airport they got a bite to eat – Then got on the […]
May 26, 2015

Wedding Proposal

To the lady of my dreams – I’m down on bended knee To ask for your hand – With all the love you see I present you with the perfect ring – The special one of your choice Knowing how much you love it – It makes my heart rejoice!! We truly should drink a toast – With a glass of Zinfandel wine I’m the happiest guy in the world – Look at me, do my eyes have a shine […]