Friday, May 8, 2009

What Can I Give You?

Written by Christie Lund Coles
Monday, 14 July 2008

What can I give you, Child,

Against the intruding years?

What will keep each moment bright

To withstand the tears?

I can give you laughter…

It will not be enough—

I can give you courage

For when the road is rough.

I can give you words of faith

For when the night is long;

And for the songless moment,

I can give you song.

I can give you promise

Of guidance from above;

And always, always, always

I can give you love.

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