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I Thought I heard a Trumpet

I Thought I heard a Trumpet

I thought I heard an echo like a trumpet far away..
It was carried on the breezes;
That swept in across the bay.

I listened at my window as I watched the eastern sky..
light up with wondrous lightening;
and the clouds began to cry.

I thought I heard a Trumpet;
and a loud victorious shout....raising high above the thunder...
With Angels all about,.

I wakened from my slumber..in the darkness on my bed...
To a glorious rowdy ruckus
Loud enough to wake the Dead.

I thought I heard a Trumpet, It was a sweet surprise    
As I rose to meet my Savior.
And to look into His eyes.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019




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Date: 1/16/2019 3:28:00 AM
Ah, what a beautiful ending to a well-lived life. This is so poetically sweet I wonder if you wrote it for a friend who recently passed? It would give many comfort.
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Wanda Daugherty
Date: 1/16/2019 11:26:00 PM
Thank you for your kind comment! It's things like that that keep me writing.