We see you there and we ask why Shouldn’t we just pass you by? Life lessons tell us this is bad We know; our mind’s eye is sad Experience says this can’t go well We’re all here so what do you tell We close our eyes expecting mostly nil We listen, then silence, all is still We look, to be sure you’re still there Holding our gaze we wait with despair Then it happens, your mouth opens The sounds, as if from the heavens We peek; to see, is to believe Caught in the moment we perceive Black again descends, we float Preconceptions we try to demote We’re in awe and a little red The voice, I mean nobody said From the shell our eyes do see That an angels voice doth speak Beauty so pure we have to account Speechless, only tears flow about Smiles press our lips as you sing Pride tucked deep this is the real thing Thanks for the courage to stand there And let us who question, even dare Impressions led us astray once again You sang for us as if life depend And we were in awe, even shocked What did we know? We mocked Pure as the driven snow, you shared We quivered by the truth you bared With nothing to lose you may have guessed We went away in awe, thoroughly impressed
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