Twas the Night Before Christmas Twilight Style

Fiona from the Danger Magnet site sent this over.  Her friend Gracie wrote it.

‘Twas the night before Christmas in the house of Cullen,
All were quite busy, no one was sullen.
Emmet downed a pine with just one blow,
Which Alice had decorated so grand, don’t you know!
Only one stocking was hung up tonight,
For a child named Renesmee, who squealed with delight!
For this celebration was made for one cause;
The arrival of none other than Santa Claus.

Back at the cottage, with paper and bows, Bella wrapped presents for Nessie…with Rose.
Delighted, that now, they were sisters, so dear;
It’s amazing what happened in just one short year.
Charlie and Sue, engaged, now, to marry,
Were also quite busy, no time to tarry.
Charlie cursed quietly under his breath.
They still couldn’t leave. Where were Leah and Seth?
When, finally, Sue’s two kids did arrive,
With the car fully loaded, they pulled out of the drive.
It seemed kind of silly to leave break of dawn,
But he wouldn’t argue, no, not Charlie Swan.

Carlisle and Esme were cooking up stuff,
But with werewolves coming, would there be quite enough!
Folks soon would arrive, but one thing to do first;
Go on a hunt to make sure there’s no thirst.
Alice could see that they still had one hour,
Which was plenty of time for some deer to devour.

Edward drove up with wrapped presents galore,
Brought some in the house, then went back for more.
“This time,” he thought, “she’ll accept what I give…
She’s my Bella, my wife, for as long as we live.”
On the back porch, Nessie did what she oughta,
For the reindeer, she put a big bowl of water.
Next to the tree, on a cloth made of silk,
For Santa, some cookies and a tall glass of milk.

Candles were lit and the tables were set
For a Christmas morning none would forget.
The music was playing. There were lights on the trees.
The house would be found with the greatest of ease.
The guests were arriving. All Cullens were there
To greet their new friends and wish holiday cheer.
People were laughing and eating the food.
Even Leah was in a good mood.
If one looked at Jasper, they’d see a broad smile;
He’d keep Leah happy, at least for awhile!

Only one person seemed very sad.
Renesmee said, “Mama, I must have been bad.
Santa should be here, but where is his sled?
Has he gone to see other children instead?”
“Hey, Renesmee,” said Emmet, “what’s all that noise?
Could that be Santa Claus, bringing you toys?”
Nessie ran to the window. All talking did pause.
For there in the yard was dear old Santa Claus.
Instead of reindeer, eight wolves pulled the sled.
By a ninth wolf, in front, the others were led.
“It’s Rudolph, Mama!” and Bella smiled back.
For the wolf, with the red nose, was Jacob Black.
With tears in her eyes, she thought, “Oh, that boy!
He’d do just about anything to bring Nessie joy.”
Suddenly, Santa was gone…that was weird.
He was now in the house with red suit and beard.
His eyes, how they twinkled. He carried a sack.
If you looked very closely, you’d see Billy Black.
Then Paul and Embry and others were there.
Soon, Quil arrived, carrying Clare.

It was a time full of happiness…no one was sad.
A celebration that good triumphed bad.
A time to put old issues to rest,
As each saw the other for their very best.
Then, Carlisle and Billy looked very mysterious.
“We have something to say, and it’s really quite serious.
Loyalty proven…It wasn’t an act.
And the time is right for a brand new pact.
Quileutes and Cullens exist hand in hand,
Free to walk on the other’s land.
If ever we’re threatened, with death, by others,
We’ll all stand together…sisters and brothers.”

With emotion filled comments and tears in some eyes,
People were hugging and saying goodbyes.
Cars, loaded with gifts, food, and holiday cheer,
All promised to be on hand next year.
“Renesmee is snoring, so we’d better go;
But Carlisle and Esme, I want you to know
I love you so much.” Bella said, so sincere.
“Before we go, let me make this quite clear.
The decision to change was mine from the start,
No need for another…your son IS my heart.”

Hands clasped together, Bella and Ed
Carried Nessie home, and put her to bed
“She’s perfect,” he said, “but then, so are you.
Who would have guessed, after all I’ve been through,
That I would have love and a life filled with bliss.”
Then he hugged her and gave her the most tender kiss.
Of course, there was more…’twas a night full of passion.
But, I’ll tell you the rest in Stephenie fashion.
The love that they shared was honest and true.
Having said that, MERRY CHRISTMAS to you!

Love and hugs to all of you…Gracie

Comments

  1. tinatspoon1 says:

    this is so beautiful, thanks for sharing.x

  2. Why is it always Emmett that is shown using his strength?

    Esme/Alice/Rosalie/Bella/Renesmee are just as capable of cracking down a tree in one punch. They are, after all — vampires, just like Emmett.

    • CullenChik says:

      Boo to this comment. Just appreciate!

    • Bah humbug to you too! C’mon it’s Christmas, get it the holiday cheer!

    • GRACIE WYNN says:

      He’s the only one who really gets off on proving his strength…the others are quite happy doing other things not quite as showy! Hope you liked it anyway…Happy holidays…Gracie Wynn

      • You wrote this?
        You know, I couldn’t help the tears in my eyes when I read t his… it was just so wonderful. I know it may be weird of me, but I had a smile from beginning to end. Its been a long time ever since i read the twilight saga, and it felt nice to get a taste of it once more…
        You have a great talent. I could literally picture the story in my head, I am still stunned at this gift. I loved it.
        Thank you for the gift.. I hope you have a great holiday. Best wishes.

    • Its always Emmett because he enjoys it so much. The rest of them just let me have the honors because his strength is his thing. MERRY CHRISTMAS!

  3. k_kowalczyk says:

    This is amazing. Put me in the mood for Christmas! Gracie you have a great talent! Great job :D

  4. This is fantastic!! I love it… thanks for sharing!

  5. It’s rediculous that i cried my way through this!!!

    very well done!!

    Meg

    Merry Christmas
    xx

  6. Well done! Thank you for sharing!

  7. this is awsome! thanks and happy holiday!!

  8. BRAVO! Thank you and Merry Mhristmas!

  9. Rashida Cullen says:

    you’ve got quite a talent, it’s clear & true
    i wonder what vampire would become of you
    if edward could see this, he’d give you a palace..
    i’m not sure though, i’ll have to check with alice

    :)
    Merry Christmas and thank you
    x

  10. ok this was just sweet.

  11. AWWWW!!!

    This is SO NICE!!!!

    Thank you for sharing it here! :)

  12. That was really good. I loved it! I think you did quite a good job with it.

  13. BellaSeraph says:

    This is awesome!!!

  14. Stitch-n-Snitch says:

    This is fantastic!!!!!!!

  15. This was amazing, what a way to live on in the Chrismas fashion. Thank you for sharing this put me in a good mood, there were plenty of “oooohhhh’s” and “awwwww’s”.

    Thank you again and Happy hoildays to all :)

  16. This is so great! Loved it so much thank you!

  17. Loved this! It was awesome, so so great!!

  18. TopazTearz says:

    This is so amazing!!
    HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO EVERYONE!!

  19. Thank you Gracie! That was truly a Christmas treat! I enjoyed it from the top to the bottom, it was so good to connect with our Cullens, don’t laugh, I had tears trying to come in my eyes. Merry Christmas to my Twilight Lexi family. Like all families we have differences in opinions but I adore you all…..

  20. Wow, that’s amazing and well-written! Thanks for sharing! Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to you all!

  21. That is so good. Thank you.

  22. Wow!!! I cried too! Thank you so much for sharing your talent! It’s totally better than the original! Maybe reading this out loud will be a new tradition in a lot of peoples homes during christmas time :)

  23. That was good, very very good. Wow. I had to print it out to share with my non-Twilight friends. You hava a talent. I so picture everything that you wrote in my mind!!! Merry Christmas all.

  24. That was wonderful. I hope Stephenie see’s this. Thank you so much for sharing!!

  25. Very Cute! :-) Put a smile on my face.

  26. that was so good! when i read, i couldnt stop smiling, i could really picture that in my mind. WOW! :) very good job!

  27. Very well done Gracie! I love it! You should be very proud of yourself..you’ve made quite a masterpiece over here..=)

  28. love it….!!

  29. OMG I love this! haha I don’t believe they would ever get along that well!!! but very cute. ;)

  30. Absolutely fantastic…happy endings in Stephenie Meyer fashion. It was like reading another chapter of the book…thanks so much.

  31. switzy4ever14 says:

    Thank you, Gracie! As a Team Switzerland member, this is exactly what I want to hear! That was beautiful and you must have a true gift for writing. Thank you for making my Christmas a little brighter (or is it Twilighter?) <3

  32. “””THAT WAS AWESOME”””

  33. that was absolutely amazing! i’m printing it now to share with my mom and sisters. thank you so much for tying together my 2 favorite things christmas and twilight of course. happy holidays all!

  34. TeamSwitz4life says:

    I loved it! Gracie, you have an amazing talent. Thanks for sharing it with us! It was beautiful! <3 <3 <3

  35. This is so amazing! My eyes were filled with tears.
    Gracie, you’ve got a real talent and you’re just so awesome!

  36. Nice job!

  37. so good! she spelled Emmett wrong though, leading me to wonder how perceptive she really is when reading the series…

  38. I echo Safina (above). Just watching Twilight on the movie channel and feeling very much that I’d like to be invited to that Christmas party. Thanks, Gracie.

  39. Now that was awesome – thanks for sharing!!!

  40. Bella Cullen says:

    I loved this! very well written, really got me into the christmas spirt, i hope all twilight fans get to read this. Awesome!

  41. Ninja Fanpire says:

    I wrote my own version of this last year! But it was totally different. Would you like to put it up?

    E-Mail ninjafanpire (at) hotmail (dot) com.

  42. That was great! Awesome work!

  43. This is such a sweet piece, thank you for sharing it. It was written so beautifully, I could picture everything as if Stephenie wrote it. I hope she does see it; I think it would make her happy. This really put me in a Christmas mood, thank you so much. :D

  44. coolness!

  45. twightlight1990 says:

    That was so good! Thank you very much!!! Happy Holidays to you and yours…

  46. Merry Christmas! That was wondeful!

  47. I really enjoyed that, thank you. Happy Holidays everyone!

  48. AWWW that was soooo cute i know everyone is saying this but great job! It felt like just what steph would write, it let me go a little bit farther into Bella and Edward’s happily ever after. It’s awesome totally made my day, thanks for giving me a little bit of Twilight for christmas!

  49. That put a huge smile on my face!!!

  50. Very clever – I enjoyed that!!

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