Treasure Island

Paul Mwenelupembe


The Best Gift To Give


When life closes down from heaven
down is the gift of hell
down is the light of hope
Then here comes the king

When life closes its wings
above sea are the surges
above sea are the waves
Then here comes the king

When life smiles from down
up is the loaf of bread
up are the smells of green age
Then here comes the king

when life lifts stones on high
beating and lifting are their cry
pasting and drumming the dead fly
Then here comes the king

Submitted: Sunday, January 27, 2013

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The world is at stake to day but the best gift we have is the return of Jesus christ. We will be free. Thanks to our God, the King of Isriel, our heaven father's love to the righteous

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