I have a tale to tell
Sometimes it gets so hard to hide it well
I was not ready for the fall
Too blind to see the writing on the wall
A man can tell a thousand lies
Ive learned my lesson well
Hope I live to tell
The secret I have learned, till then
It will burn inside of me
Descant (the boy standing apart with the ethereally high counterpoint ~ Liam Connery, age 9
"Do Not Stand At My Grave"
Soloist ~ Tom Cully, age 11
(anyone who can hear this and not be moved, is stone)
Stand upYou've got to manageI won't sympathizeAnymoreAnd if you complain once moreYou'lll meet an army of meYou're alrightThere's nothing wrongSelf sufficience please!And get to workAnd if you complain once moreYou'll meet an army of meYou're on your own nowWe won't save youYour...