Jacqui Richards’s Weblog

April 8, 2008

Sing Together

Filed under: S — jacquirichards @ 8:52 am

cashur09.jpg

Some people prefer to sing alone,

To hit the high notes on their own,

They sing in alto and then so low,

With the unique voice and gusto of a suprano.

 

Chorus

But together, if I sing with you,

A million other people may join in, too,

Then (as a crowd), we will rejoice,

And sing in unison, the same song, with one voice.

 

As the volume gets turned upto eight,

Slowly, around the world, the tune will reverberate,

On the Moon, rythmical tremors will shake,

And all the people of the world will hear the music that we make.

 

Chorus

 

And if one of us, falls out of key,

The rest of us will lift them back harmoniously,

So all of us will sing as one,

Until our rendition is all done and the peace is won.

 

Chorus

 

Even if someone forgets a word,

Or a chorister sings the wrong chord,

The music will still be sweet,

Because we’re all tapping our feet to the very same beat.

 

Chorus

 

Even if no – one is listening to what we say,

We’ll sing our song, anyway,

Humming together the “om” though they may turn away,

Eventually, I know, the whole world will sway.

 

Chorus

 

Over the noise and confusion,

Everyone will hear, our song of peace and reason,

Reaching out, from me to you,

In a voice that’s clear and true, making things new.

 

Chorus

 

Everything that’s broken will be mended,

By the time our song is sung, the battle’s noise will be ended,

From North to South Pole, everyone will join in the dance,

So lifted by our song, they’ll be in a trance.

 

Chorus

 

If, by chance, just one person thinks they’re not welcome,

We’ll sing our song louder, so everyone will hear and come (repeat

to fade).

© Jacqueline Richards 2008

Advertisements

Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: