Treasure Island

Peter Hall

(Sydney, Australia.)

A Time To Die


There's a time to live
There's a time to die,
And a time to laugh
And a time to cry,
Seasons stop
Seasons go,
Sometimes blocked 
Sometimes flow.

We're disappointed
When things go wrong,
When a life event
Takes our song,
We're unprepared
What comes by stealth,
And seem so shocked
At a loved one's death.

But part of life
Is a time to die,
Accidents happen
That make us cry,
We must accept
That life's not level,
So don't be shocked
On the way to heaven.

Submitted: Saturday, May 18, 2013
Edited: Saturday, May 18, 2013

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