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As We Prayed

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Often as we watched her there
From our lips there fell this prayer,
'God, give us the pain to bear!
Let us suffer in her place,
Take the anguish from her face,
Soothe her with Thy holy grace.'

Then the angels came, and they
Took her lovely soul away
From the torture house of clay.

As we'd prayed, they brought release,
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Susan Williams 17 December 2015

Fortunately God hears the intent and doesn't give us exactly what we ask for

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