RIP Seamus Heaney

Discussion in 'Life After Brown' started by PT Stewie, Aug 30, 2013.

  1. PT Stewie

    PT Stewie "Big Fella"

  2. Monkey Butt

    Monkey Butt Dark Prince of Double Standards Staff Member

  3. PT Stewie

    PT Stewie "Big Fella"

    Don't grieve for me, for now I'm free!
    I follow the plan God laid for me.
    I saw His face, I heard His call,
    I took His hand and left it all.
    I could not stay another day,
    To love, to laugh, to work or play;
    Tasks left undone must stay that way.
    And if my parting has left a void,
    Then fill it with remembered joy.
    A friendship shared, a laugh, a kiss.
    Ah yes, these things I, too, shall miss.
    My life's been full, I've savoured much:
    Good times, good friends, a loved-one's touch.
    Perhaps my time seemed all too brief-
    Don't shorten yours with undue grief.
    Be not burdened with tears of sorrow,
    Enjoy the sunshine of the morrow.
    It's an Irish thing
  4. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

    Irish are only happy when they are depressed.