The carols I long to hear



Will you sing the old Christmasy carol?

O Come All Ye Faithful and more;

They sang of the night sky’s apparel

And the choirs of angels galore.

They shed light on the manger so clearly;

On the sheep open-eyed ’round the hay.

So  tender my heart glows sincerely

That  there I would traverse and stay.

What the shepherds saw I would behold

And my joy would be boundless and deep.

As angels played harps made of gold.

I would slip into heavenly sleep.





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  • Merry Christmas, AW!
    I still remember my first grade Christmas pageant singing "Silent Night" with our tilted haloes and crooked wings, and the faces of the parents and grandparents, their eyes wide with wonder...

  • In reply to Weather Girl:

    Merry Christmas, WG.
    I still remember a few lovely Polish Christmas carols, which I still occasionally sing to myself....sort of.

  • Merry Christmas, my friend. Yes, I'll sing all sorts of them, with joy in my heart. Thank you for a lovely post.

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