THE LIFESPAN OF EARTH AS A DAY

Written by: maribel wilkins

DAWN CAME AND THERE WAS LIGHT A BLAZING FIRMAMENT OF GLORIOUS RAYS AND ANGELS SANG A HEAVENLY CHORUS AS MAN FIRST WALKED THE EARTHLY PATH BY THE NOON-THE SKY WAS CAST STRANGE GRAY CLOUDS IN HEAVENS' SEA THE ANGELS SANG IN SAD LOW TONES AS MANS EGO LED HIM ASTRAY NOW THE EVENING-THE SKY IS SO DIM NOT EVEN A RAY TO BLESS A SOUL AND ANGELS LOOK IN BEWILDERMENT AS MAN STRIVE TO DESTROY HIMSELF IN THE NIGHT- WILL LIGHTNING STRIKE WILL THUNDER ROAR-WILL GOD SPEAK WILL ANGELS WAIL IN ASH STREWN ROBES AT ALL MANKINDS IMPENDING DOOM OR WILL THE ALMIGHTY IN HIS MERCY ALLOW US THE THE GRACE OF A SECOND CHANCE