Autumn Song
 
(Dedicated to Grandpa Hazlett, with much love and many precious memories.)


Sun cascades across scattered leaves
Like a smile shining from up above
Illuminating the changes set in motion
A new season sets in and life moves on

And I pause to hear the song of autumn
Brilliant notes resound like never before
Wind whispers the secret my heart knows
You have arrived at heaven's gate at last

I find myself smiling toward the sunshine
Grateful for the promises of a better place
Where days are filled with the golden light
Of renewal and eternal peace everlasting

And I can almost hear the angels rejoicing
When you and Grandma are united again
Love fills the air and I breathe in the moment
As the leaves rain down from autumn trees

Today my choice is to celebrate your life
Through my tears I can picture your smile
Hear your laughter in the rustling fall breeze
Every song of autumn ever whispering to me
You will forever be in my heart and memory


Heather Hazlett
October 21, 2008

By hhazlett26

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