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Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep

 
 
 
Do not stand at my grave and weep,
I am not there, I do not sleep.

I am a thousand winds that blow;
I am the diamond glints on snow.
I am the sunlight on ripened grain;
I am the gentle autumn's rain.
When you awaken in the morning's hush,
I am the swift uplifting rush of quiet birds in circled flight.
I am the soft star that shines at night.

Do not stand at my grave and cry.
I am not there, I did not die.

- Author Unknown





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