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 […]
May 26, 2015

A Toast to Lauren and Jacob!!

Since I’m the Matron  of Honor – For my little sister the bride First, some  background information – Which I do so with pride Lauren is the vocal  and animated one – Of this family, it’s apparent to see While Jacob is more  quiet  and subdued – Since it’s okay with  him it’s okay with me!! The fact that they  are in love – Is something they don’t hide Their public displays  of affection – Are exhibited with pride Lauren […]
May 26, 2015

A Toast to Cat and Jay!!

I rise for a toast – To my cousin Jay, the groom But first some history – Before I resume Jay and I grew up together – In fact he’s my best friend We’re also business partners – So a lot of time together we spend!! Now Cat is a ballerina – And she truly loves to dance While her day job is being a nurse – She just oozes elegance This engagement was truly romantic – And an interesting […]
May 26, 2015

Happy New Year 2008!! Our Christmas Letter To Family and Friends

We came to a realization – That began just last year Being Florist’s keeps us busy – And delays any Christmas Cheer So here on Christmas morning – I sit down relaxed to write Our letter to family and friends – About our past year that’s almost out of sight!! Last year if you remember – No rhyme did I send Having lost a good friend – I thought “screw it” I won’t pretend Then along came “2007” – Another […]