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#1132095 - 11/05/17 09:51 AM Twinkle  
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https://www.soundclick.com/html5/v3/player.cfm?type=single&songid=13643437&q=hi&newref=1

[You can find this song along with the others, in order as they play on my self-produced album, "Love Songs and Their Stories" on my soundclick.com/dougmurphy page. There is also the selection for, "This That and Other Things" and my Christmas CD, "Christmas Is." ]

Twinkle
[09/24/2017]

[B]
Twinkle, twinkle, little star.
Often wonder what you are!
Up above the world so high
a twinkling diamond in the sky.

[A]
When the blazing sun is gone.
You comfort me until the dawn.
Help the Lord show me His light
as you twinkle, twinkle, all the night.

[B]
Twinkle, twinkle, little star Often wonder what you are!

[A]
At times I've traveled in the dark,
His light concealed, I've lost His spark.
You helped me see where to go
by the way, you twinkle so?

[B]
Twinkle, twinkle, little star Often wonder what you are!

[A]
In the dark of night, you keep
allowing me a restful sleep.
For once I've slowly closed my eyes.
Know you're there in the night sky.

[B]
Twinkle, twinkle, little star Often wonder what you are!

[A]
As your bright and tiny spark
lights this traveler in the dark,
You walk with him and He's never far,
Twinkle, twinkle, little star.

[Tag]
Twinkle, twinkle, little star.
Often wonder what you are!
Up above the world so high.
A twinkling diamond in the sky.

Copyright © 2017 by Douglas Murphy [adapted from the poem by Jane Taylor]


Last edited by Douglas Murphy; 11/05/17 09:54 AM.

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#1132111 - 11/05/17 03:43 PM Re: Twinkle [Re: Douglas Murphy]  
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Very cool - looks like you took a public domain work and put your own spin on it. Nice idea, there. It bounces right along smile

Scott

#1132141 - 11/06/17 05:39 AM Re: Twinkle [Re: Douglas Murphy]  
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Hello Doug,


yeah-----what Scott said....NICELY DONE.


Calvin


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#1132207 - 11/07/17 08:08 PM Re: Twinkle [Re: Scott Campbell]  
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Yes, I did Scott. This melody and the lyrics blend easily to create something else. Thanks for stopping by.

Douglas


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#1132208 - 11/07/17 08:08 PM Re: Twinkle [Re: Calvin]  
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Thank you, Calvin.


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