Angels We Have Heard on High
by Barbara Lynn Terry
Wednesday, November 29, 2006
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If we listen, we can hear the angels talking to us.
Angels We Have Heard On High
by Barbara Lynn Terry
It happened one Christmas eve,
His name I could not even conceive,
As he told me not to worry or stress,
But just be and do my best.
I heard the words so softly spoken,
As I searched for my bus token.
After I had paid the fare,
I looked around, but he was not there.
I thought that I had imagined it all,
And smiled as the snow began to fall.
It glistened in the lights of the street,
As I sat there glad to be off my feet.
Then as I walked home from the stop,
I heard him again, and my purse did drop
At the sound of the voice's host,
That was so very close.
I looked around, but no one was there.
And again I thought that where,
Is this voice coming from so clear,
That is from no one but yet so near?
But I was startled, and could not conceive,
As this happened one Christmas eve.
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|Reviewed by Lynn Roehl
|It says in the Bible that we will entertain Angels here on earth - I really believe that & so does Barbara Terry. My husband had an Angel experience years ago as a long haul trucker. I think this poem that Barbara wrote is very well written & is true to life experience. Good job, Barbara.|
|Reviewed by Rebecca Burns
|That was very nice, perfect for this time of year. I wish you all the best Barbie.
|Reviewed by Regis Auffray
|This is one of the carols that the choir to which I belong is going to sing tomorrow evening and on Sunday as well. I don't think I'd still be around if it were not for angels. Thank you for sharing these precious sentiments, Barbie. Love and peace to you,
|Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader)
|There are angels when you need them.
Beautiful work, Barbara.
|Reviewed by Debby Rosenberg
|tingles and smiles at the sound of angels|
|Reviewed by J M
|This is so well expressed barbra and so menaingful thank you for this witnessing peace of Christ.|
|Reviewed by Dawn Mullan
|Awesome piece; great follow through. Inspirational. Thank you, DL Mullan|
|Reviewed by Lori Moore
|You've been listening. Very nice.|
|Reviewed by Felix Perry
|Bravo bravo Barbie doll, this is one of your very finest poems to date and one that should definately be submitted to mags and other places for publication. It is so full of hope and inspiration but with a simplicity that all can relate to who are feeling the pressures of this world. Lovely indeed.
|Reviewed by Kimmy Van Kooten
|Angels walk alongside, heard by those still enough to hear!
Amazing write! Good job Barbara!
Love and Peace~
|Reviewed by ROCK-Salt! Proctor
|Way to go, great poem and great subject Rock|