Friday, May 14, 2010

forgive me when i whine

today, upon a bus, i saw a girl with golden hair,
i envied her, she seemed so gay,
and i wished i was as fair,
when suddenly she rose to leave,

i saw her hobble down the aisle,
she had one leg and used a crutch,
but as she passed, she gave a smile,

oh God, forgive me when i whine,

i have 2 legs, the world is mine,

i stopped to buy some candy,
the lad who sold it had such charm,
i talked with him, he seemed so glad,
if i were late, it'd do no harm,
and as I left, he said to me,

"i thank you, you've been so kind,
it's nice to talk with folks like you, you see, he said,
"i'm blind",
oh God, forgive me when i whine,
i have 2 eyes, the world is mine,

later while walking down the street,

i saw a child with eyes of blue,
he stood and watched the others play,
he seemed not to know what to do,
i stopped a moment and then i said,
"why don't you join the others dear?"
he looked ahead without a word,
and then i knew he couldn't hear,

oh God, forgive me when i whine,
i have 2 ears, the world is mine,
with feet to take me where i'd go,
with eyes to see the sunset glow,
with ears to hear what i'd know,

oh, God, forgive me when i whine,
i've been blessed indeed, the world is mine.

-written by,

terima kasih yang tidak terhingga:

i. God
ii. anonymous (the author of 'forgive me when i whine')
iii. sahabat
iv. you


nadz said...

Syukur dengan apa yang ALLAH kurniakan. Alhamdulillah.

namoyaki said...

kembali didoakan padamu,