One happy spring day,
The children were taken to
Anthony Thomas candy factory.
Delicious chocolate aroma wafted
with melting waves of resistance.
The baby, Hendrix, looked at his Daddy
wondering, “Who is in charge of this
He stuck his fingers in his mouth.
You may not know why Hendrix looks
to his father, when there are scents.
It is because he works as a cook,
both in a restaurant and in his home.
The storyteller, Nana, has seen his
sweet baby face pressed into
his Daddy’s clothes.
The M & M girls liked the way
chocolate drippped over clean,
The older siblings were thrilled to be
promised Buckeye candies, milk
chocolate surrounding peanut butter.
All were surprised at the “lifelike”
appearance of the Bunny.
One of them declared,
“This is the real
This Bunny didn’t wear a brightly
colored vest and bow nor a Navy
blue waistcoat with a red bowtie
and gold pocket watch.
This Bunny seemed serious like he may
have important egg-dyeing tasks and
maybe basket-weaving work to be done.
As Hendrix studied the odd large,
silent Bunny, his face started to
pucker up. Hurriedly, Mommy and
Daddy not wishing to have a
crying baby in another
Both took their
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If you celebrate
shout and sing!
If you savor the taste
of rich chocolate~
enjoy some candy.
If you rejoice in
the meaning of
your inner Spirit!
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Photo taken by parents
of my grandchildren.
Scrumptious “tour” of
home base of famous
candy factory written
by Robin O. Cochran.
Peter Cottontail! : ^ : ^ . . . .