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12 Days of a Quarry Christmas


By Rocky McRiprap

christmas present 1443609On the first day of Christmas, the quarry gave to me, a hundred million tons per year.

On the second day of Christmas, the quarry gave to me, two flying drones and a hundred million tons per year.

On the third day of Christmas, the quarry gave to me, three drill rigs, two flying drones and a hundred million tons per year.

On the fourth day of Christmas, the quarry gave to me, four excavators, three drill rigs, two flying drones and a hundred million tons per year.

On the fifth day of Christmas, the quarry gave to me, five front-end loaders, four excavators, three drill rigs, two flying drones and a hundred million tons per year.

On the sixth day of Christmas, the quarry gave to me, six jaw crushers, five front-end loaders, four excavators, three drill rigs, two flying drones and a hundred million tons per year.

On the seventh day of Christmas, the quarry gave to me, seven VSIs, six jaw crushers, five front-end loaders, four excavators, three drill rigs, two flying drones and a hundred million tons per year.

On the eighth day of Christmas, the quarry gave to me, eight long conveyors, seven VSIs, six jaw crushers, five front-end loaders, four excavators, three drill rigs, two flying drones and a hundred million tons per year.

On the ninth day of Christmas, the quarry gave to me, nine vibrating screens, eight long conveyors, seven VSIs, six jaw crushers, five front-end loaders, four excavators, three drill rigs, two flying drones and a hundred million tons per year.

On the tenth day of Christmas, the quarry gave to me, ten wash plants, nine vibrating screens, eight long conveyors, seven VSIs, six jaw crushers, five front-end loaders, four excavators, three drill rigs, two flying drones and a hundred million tons per year.

On the eleventh day of Christmas, the quarry gave to me, eleven truck scales, ten wash plants, nine vibrating screens, eight long conveyors, seven VSIs, six jaw crushers, five front-end loaders, four excavators, three drill rigs, two flying drones and a hundred million tons per year.

On the twelfth day of Christmas, the quarry gave to me, twelve delivery tickets, eleven truck scales, ten wash plants, nine vibrating screens, eight long conveyors, seven VSIs, six jaw crushers, five front-end loaders, four excavators, three drill rigs, two flying drones and a hundred million tons per year.

Reprinted with permission of the author.