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'Tis The Gift - Mag 296

©Shers Gallagher 2015
[based on 'The Simple Gift']














'Tis the gift to be complex
as well as to be simple and free.
'Tis the gift to colour how 
each one of us wants to live and be.
And when we are able to let all
be in their places just right
'twill be in a world of love and delight.
When true acceptance is gained
no one should ever have to bow or bend,
or of self and others
be ashamed.
To truly live and let live
will be a global community delight.
For by letting everyone live 
as they are and ought to be
is the only way
to come round right.
And when we find ourselves able 

and enlightened in such a light
'twill be in a world of love and delight.
As only in such a way
will we all truly come round right.

Simple Gifts with Yo-Yo Ma & Alison Kraus....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fYi9Vr8bHJY&list=PL8_X9awbzf1NuWvY2UCJh1axE3LiKjMZk&index=4
Aisling Books / Magpie Tales

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  1. Love this element of sharing... such a beautiful wish.

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  2. Interesting take on the classic...well done...

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  3. What a grand idea to riff off the beautiful song! I love this, and I love how contemporary and timeless the message is. Thanks you!

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