After All, the Earth Must Wait for Spring

Music: The Stormy Scenes of Winter.
Sequenced by Barry Taylor.

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After all, the Earth must wait for spring.
No angel ever changed the pace of time.
Goodness is still tucked away below,
Empty as a field asleep in snow,
Like iron in the harshness of that clime
As God is born in frozen Bethlehem.

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