Thursday, November 12, 2009

I Would Gather Children

Saw this on someone's blog today. Thought it was great.

I Would Gather Children

Some would gather money
Along the path of life
Some would gather roses,
And rest from worldly strife.
But I would gather children
From among the thorns of sin,
I would seek a golden curl,
And a freckled, toothless grin.
For money cannot enter
In that land of endless day,
And roses that are gathered
Soon will wilt along the way.
But oh, the laughing children,
As I cross the sunset sea,
And the gates swing wide to heaven,
I can take them in with me!
~Author Unknown~

2 comments:

Anonymous said...
This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.
h.denise said...

I loved this Jenny thanks for sharing.