Saving the Stars

You ask me to preserve the quiet night.
 
You ask me to delay the rising sun.
 
You ask me to hold back coming dawn.
 
You ask me to save the sparkling stars.
 
But for all night's beauty, don't you know,
 
That without the dawn there is no day?

Through the 3rd Eye was supported in its inception by the Grand Rapids Humanities Council and is currently made possible by continued volunteer effort and private support. Copyright 2013.