Thursday, July 2, 2009

How Can I Keep From Singing

When I was a child.. I keep sing this song with my friends. Listening to these song again make me realized how 'rich' we are... lol..

My life goes on in endless song
Above earths lamentations,
I hear the real, though far-off hymn
That hails a new creation.

Through all the tumult and the strife
I hear its music ringing,
It sounds an echo in my soul.
How can I keep from singing?

While though the tempest loudly roars,
I hear the truth, it liveth.
And though the darkness round me close,
Songs in the night it giveth.

No storm can shake my inmost calm,
While to that rock Im clinging.
Since love is lord of heaven and earth
How can I keep from singing?

When tyrants tremble in their fear
And hear their death knell ringing,
When friends rejoice both far and near
How can I keep from singing?

In prison cell and dungeon vile
Our thoughts to them are winging,
When friends by shame are undefiled
How can I keep from singing?


  1. Not bad at all. I also blogged a song from Youtube today. :-)

  2. Nice choir song u have there.. I dont hv any choirs song paticularly that remind me of my childhood. I only can recall my childhood plays whenever there's an 80's song on air..

  3. so... all these days of absence, u have been listening and singing songs.. no wonder didnt see u much nowadays.. missing MJ too?

  4. nice song u have...hehehehhe

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  6. Hi C. Alv.B, that was me, deleting earlier comment, error my part.
    Put up wrong one for you....
    this is for you...

    She walks in beauty, like the night
    Of cloudless climes and starry skies;
    And all that's best of dark and bright
    Meet in her aspect and her eyes:
    Thus mellowed to that tender light
    Which heaven to gaudy day denies.

    One shade the more, one ray the less,
    Had half impaired the nameless grace
    Which waves in every raven tress,
    Or softly lightens o'er her face;
    Where thoughts serenely sweet express
    How pure, how dear their dwelling place.

    And on that cheek, and o'er that brow,
    So soft, so calm, yet eloquent,
    The smiles that win, the tints that glow,
    But tell of days in goodness spent,
    A mind at peace with all below,
    A heart whose love is innocent!

    Have a pleasant weekend, by the way, you do have a lovely smile in your profile pic.
    Hold that smile as never can tell who is falling in love with your smile. Lee.