Happy Candles Dance with Light

Music: Lobe den Herren.
By Johann Gottfried Walther.
Sequenced by David Fenske, at Kunst der Fuge.


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Happy candles dance with light
As children watch them with delight.
Now they flicker, now they glow,
Until the flames burn down too low.
Kindness is a candle bright
Kindled by an inner light,
A flame that brings an inner glow --
Happiness, as well you know!

Copyright by Nicholas Gordon





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