Reflections On Growing Older

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Chapter 40 (v.1) - Don't Give Up

Submitted: January 17, 2017

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Don’t Give Up

Rays Of Wisdom - Words Of Hope And Encouragement - Don't Give Up

In this proud land we grew up strong.
We were wanted all along.
I was taught to fight, taught to win.
I never thought I could fail.

No fight left or so it seems.
I’m a man whose dreams have all deserted.
I’ve changed my face, I’ve changed my name.
But no-one wants you when you lose.

Don’t give up,
‘Cos you have friends.
Don’t give up,
You’re not beaten yet.
Don’t give up,
I know you can make it good.

Though I saw it all around,
Never thought that I could be affected,
Thought that we’d be last to go.
It is so strange the way things turn.

Drove the night toward my home.
The place that I was born, on the lakeside.
As daylight broke, I saw the Earth,
The trees had burned down to the ground.

Don’t give up,
You still have us.
Don’t give up,
We don’t need much of anything.
Don’t give up,
‘Cos somewhere there’s a place
Where we belong.
Rest your head.
You worry too much.
It’s going to be alright.
When times get rough,
You can fall back on us.
Don’t give up,
Please don’t give up.

Got to walk out of here.
I can’t take any more.
Going to stand on that bridge.
Keep my eyes down below.
Whatever may come
And whatever may go,
That river’s flowing.
That river’s flowing.

Moved on to another town.
Tried hard to settle down.
For every job, so many men.
So many men no-one needs.
Don’t give up,
‘Cos you have friends.
Don’t give up,
You’re not the only one.
Don’t give up,
No reason to be ashamed.
Don’t give up,
You still have us.
Don’t give up now,
We’re proud of who you are.
Don’t give up,
You know its never been easy.
Don’t give up,
‘Cos I believe there’s a place.
There’s a place where we belong,

White, Joy Lynn / Melamed, Vincent Edward

Sung by Kate Bush & Peter Gabriel

‘Don’t Give Up’
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VjEq-r2agqc

Whenever worries about your state of health, the material conditions of your life and your loved ones are threatening to overwhelm you, remind yourself that God is love and always with you. Underneath everything that happens in earthly life as well as anywhere else are the everlasting and all-enfolding arms of this Divine love. If you are suffering in mind or body, maybe both, your spirit and soul are being blessed. And they cannot be touched by anything because in all Eternity they rest securely in the arms of your true tender and loving parent, the Great Father/Mother of all life. Peace and goodwill be with you, now and forever.

Six pointed Star


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