Sylvia Chidi

Rookie - 47 Points (Germany)

Sounds of wedding bells


They waited sixteen long years
For the sounds of wedding bells
The wedding bells ring, dingdong, dingdong
The wedding bells sing, dingdong, dingdong
For all to hear strikingly clear
Hold your silence and wish them well

It is the sounds of wedding bells
This aged love birds have been waiting for
Once unofficial honeys
From this point declared official
In this matrimonial ceremony

I wish them well
Their braveness is my acknowledgement
Their enduring fight is my guiding light
Their victory will go down in history
Together they compliment and compliment
Each other like a perfect pair of fitting shoes

One way or another they already knew
Long before the sound of wedding bells
They would love each other till the very end

So listen to the sound of wedding bells
As they sing dingdong, dingdong
Perhaps for you it wouldn’t be long!

Copyright 2005 - Sylvia Chidi

Submitted: Thursday, January 12, 2006

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  • Rookie Gina Onyemaechi (1/12/2006 3:02:00 PM)

    'Perfect fitting pair of shoes' and the second-to-last section have sung their way into my heart! Happy, hopeful, and feeling. (Report) Reply

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