Sunday, December 22, 2019

Papa Noel Getting Ready!

This is a repeat of the post I did when we spent Christmas in New Orleans.


While Santa is up in the North Pole readying his sleigh which is pulled by reindeer, way down south in Louisiana, his alter ego, Papa Noel is preparing his Pirogue (pea-row) to be pulled through the swamps by his eight pet alligators, Gaston, Tiboy, Pierre, Alcee, Ninette, Suzette, Celeste and Renee and, if it is misty, Nicollette, lighting the way with her glowing green eyes.

In the tiny villages and communities along the Louisiana Bayous, residents gather to light community bonfires to show Papa Noel where there are children waiting for his visit.

It will be a busy night for both Santa and Papa Noel!

Papa Noel!
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1 comment:

  1. Have a good Christmas. Holidays are always stressful so think of the meaning behind it and relax. And won't 2020 be interesting!

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