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Saturday, April 16, 2011

Easter is but a week away...

Mr.and Mrs. Hare are enjoying a few more hours of frivolity before the serious preparations begin for the yearly egg-cellent affaire. They've donned their best finery and are strolling along Bunny Lane on their way to the ball. 
Monsieur Lapin has also presented himself in his finest coat and and fanciest shirt. 


Patience
Chocolate Easter bunny
In a jelly bean nest,
I'm saving you for very last
Because I love you best.
I'll only take a nibble
From the tip of your ear
And one bite from the other side
So that you won't look queer.
Yum, your'e so delicious!
I didn't mean to eat
Your chocolate tail till Tuesday.
Ooops! There go your feet!
I wonder how your back tastes
With all that chocolate hair.
I never thought your tummy
Was only filled with air!
Chocolate Easter bunny
In a jelly bean nest,
I'm saving you for very last
Because I love you best.
by Bobbie Katz 

Pictures taken at Things Finer in Santa Fe, NM.


I'm linking up to the Tablescaper's Seasonal Sunday. It's a party every Sunday, you won't want to miss!

17 comments:

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

Cute poem Marlis! Happy Sunday:@)

Marie Arden said...

What a wonderful post. I love the bunny ball. Today is my first Seasonal Sunday. Fun
Happy Spring to you thanks for showing such elegant bunnies

Jacqueline said...

What a magnificent display, and such fantastic bunnies off to the ball in their finery. Just a delight for the eyes.

I too would be saving that chocolate, very cute poem!

Babs said...

What elegant finery for Mr. and Mrs. Hare and Monsieur Lapin. I'm sure they will be the most elegant at the Easter Ball. I like your poem on Patience. LOL

Babs

Kathleen said...

Very elegant bunnies, Marlis! Mine are more country bunnies, like me!
Have a blessed Holy Week!

Queenie said...

What a gorgeous pair...they should be the talk of the ball :)
Happy SS!

Snap said...

Oh, my! Aren't they a handsome pair ... all ready for the holiday! Well done!

Sarah said...

Marlis, what a gorgeous vignette. Glad you took photos to share. Those bunnies are over the top! Reminds me of a window display that I saw at a shop in Santa Fe a few summers ago. In this case it was geese dressed in 18th century French finery. Thanks for sharing! ~ Sarah

Sunny said...

Mr. and Mrs. Hare are fantastic. !! Happy Easter Marlis! xoSunny109 (Dianna)

FABBY'S LIVING said...

Oh Marlis, how beautiful your Mr. & Mrs. Hare are and sooo very elegnt, ready for an Easter Ball in beautiful palace! Mosieur Lapin is ever such a gentleman too! Your're so lucky to have this great rabbits.
Thank you for coming by and for your sweet and lovely comments!
Happy Easter
FABBY

Miss Char said...

Marlis, what a beautiful display, thanks so much for sharing. Who wouldn't love having something like this in their home for the holiday.

Yellow Rose Arbor said...

What a fabulous Easter bunny display, they are so elegant!

Nice poem!

Katherine

Dianne said...

Mr & Ms Hare are so appealing! Such a clever display. Thanks for sharing. Dianne

Scribbler said...

Fancy, fancy bunnies! I love the poem, too -- sounds like someone I n=might know!

laurie @ bargain hunting said...

Marlis, what a magical Easter display! Thank you for sharing this and for sharing that fun poem. laurie

The Tablescaper said...

What elegant bunnies!!! So sorry to be so late in visiting. Wonderful to have you with us at Seasonal Sundays.

- The Tablescaper

Violetas Rendadas said...

Lindos, maravilhosos. Gostei muito, as cores e a harmonia encantam. Amo a Páscoa e sua postagem é muito bonita.

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