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Bernie Taupin‘s Web site now has a photo of himself decked out with a white beard, Santa hat, and mistletoe.

Below the image is a message reading:

”May the spirit of Christmas and Prayers for Peace fill the world.”

The songwriter has also updated the blog portion of his site, saying that though weary of the loss of friends and family lately, he still wanted ”to craft an appropriate appreciation in light of the passings of the master poet and songwriter, Leonard Cohen, and BT and EJ’s buddy, The Master of Space and Time himself, Leon Russell.”

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