Category Archives: Long Verses

Verse 45

Don’t remember me with sadness, Don’t remember me with tears, Remember all the laughter, We’ve shared throughout the years. Now I am contented That my life it was worthwhile, Knowing as I passed along the way I made somebody smile. When you are walking down the street And you’ve got me on your mind, I’mRead More

Verse 46

I’d like the memory of me to be a happy one. I’d like to leave an afterglow of smiles when life is done. I’d like to leave an echo whispering softly down the ways of happy times and laughing times and bright and sunny days. I’d like the tears of those who grieve, to dryRead More

Verse 47

They say there is a reason, They say that time will heal. But neither time or reason Will change the way we feel. For no one knows the heartache That lies behind our smiles. No one knows how many times we’ve broken down and cried. We want to tell you something so there won’t beRead More

Verse 49

God saw you getting tired, And a cure was not to be; So he put his arms around you, And whispered, “Come to me”. With tearful eyes we watched you, And saw you pass away; Although we loved you dearly, We could not make you stay. A golden heart stopped beating, Hard working hands toRead More

Verse 50

God looked around His garden And found an empty place. He then looked down upon the earth, And saw your tired face. He put His arms around you And lifted you to rest, God’s garden must be beautiful He always takes the best. He knew that you were suffering. He knew you were in pain.Read More

Verse 51

Remember O most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was it known that anyone who fled to thy protection, implored thy help or sought thy intercession, was left unaided. Inspired with this confidence, I fly unto thee O Virgin of Virgins, my Mother; to thee I come; before thee I stand, sinful and sorrowful. O MotherRead More

Verse 52

Now I am contented That my life it was worthwhile, Knowing as I passed along the way I made somebody smile. When you are walking down the street And you’ve got me on your mind, I’m walking in your footsteps Only half a step behind. And when you face the gentle breeze Or the windRead More

Verse 53

Death is nothing at all. I have only slipped away into the next room. Whatever we were to each other, that we are still. Call me by my old familiar name, speak to me in the easy way which you always used. Laugh as we always laughed at the little jokes we enjoyed together. Play,Read More

Verse 55

There comes a time for all of us When we must say goodbye. But faith and hope and love and trust, Can never ever die. Although the curtain falls at last, Is that a cause to grieve? The future’s fairer than the past, If only we believe. Trust in God’s eternal care, So when theRead More

Verse 57

You can shed tears that he is gone, or you can smile because he has lived. You can close your eyes and pray that he’ll come back, or you can open your eyes and see all that he has left. Your heart can be empty because you can’t see him or you can be fullRead More

Verse 58

We lost a mother with a heart of gold, How much we miss her can never be told, She shared our troubles And helped us along, If we follow in her footsteps, We will never go wrong. We miss you from your fireside chair, Your loving smile and gentle air, Your vacant place no oneRead More

Verse 59

Now I am contented That my life it was worthwhile, Knowing as I passed along the way I made somebody smile. When you are walking down the street And you’ve got me on your mind, I’m walking in your footsteps Only half a step behind. And when you face the gentle breeze Or the windRead More

Verse 60

We sat beside your bedside, Our hearts were crushed and sore; We did our duty to the end, ‘Til we could do no more. In tears we watched you sinking, We watched you fade away; And though our hearts were breaking, We knew you could not stay. You left behind some aching hearts, That lovedRead More

Verse 62

Please God, forgive a silent tear, a fervent wish our Dad (Mum) was here. There are others, yes we know, but he (she) was ours and we loved him (her) so. Dear God, please take a message to our father (mother) in Heaven above. Tell him (her) how much we miss him (her) And giveRead More

Verse 63

Sometimes the road of life seem long as we travel through the years. And, with a heart that’s broken and eyes brimful of tears, we falter 1in our weariness and sink beside the way. But God leans down and whispers ‘Child, there’ll be another day’ And the road will grow mush smoother and much easierRead More

Verse 64

Now I am contented That my life it was worthwhile, Knowing as I passed along the way I made somebody smile. When you are walking down the street And you’ve got me on your mind, I’m walking in your footsteps Only half a step behind. And when you face the gentle breeze Or the windRead More

Verse 65

Death is nothing at all. I have only slipped away into the next room. Whatever we were to each other, that we are still. Call me by my old familiar name, speak to me in the easy way which you always used. Laugh as we always laughed at the little jokes we enjoyed together. Play,Read More

Verse 67

There comes a time for all of us When we must say goodbye. But faith and hope and love and trust, Can never ever die. Although the curtain falls at last, Is that a cause to grieve? The future’s fairer than the past, If only we believe. Trust in God’s eternal care, So when theRead More

Verse 69

There comes a time for all of us When we must say goodbye. But faith and hope and love and trust can never, ever die. Although the curtain falls at last Is that a cause to grieve? The future’s fairer than the past If only we believe And trust in God’s eternal care So whenRead More

Verse 70

Those we love must someday pass Beyond our present sight, Must leave us and the world we know without their radiant light. But we know that like a candle, Their lovely light will surely shine, To brighten up another place More perfect, more divine. And in the realm of Heaven, Where they shine so warmRead More

Verse 71

A bouquet of beautiful memories, Sprayed with a million tears, Wishing God could have spared you, If just for a few more years. It does not take a special day, For us to think of you, Each Mass we hear, each prayer we say, Is offered up for you. We cannot bring the old daysRead More

Verse 72

Time has taken me from you, Although not very far. I’ll be watching through the sunshine And through the brightest star. I’ll be watching all of you, From the heavens up above. So take good care of each other And carry all my love. If you’re ever wondering where I am, Here’s where you canRead More

Verse 73

Weep not for me though I am gone Into the gentle night. Grieve if you will, but not for long, Upon my soul’s sweet flight. There is no need for tears, I am at peace, my soul is at rest. There is no pain, I suffer not, For with your love I was so blessed.Read More

Verse 74

We little knew that morning that God was going to call your name. In life we loved you dearly, in death we do the same. It broke our hearts to lose you, you did not go alone; for part of us went with you, the day God called you home. You left us peaceful memories,Read More

Verse 75

Hail, Holy Queen, Mother of mercy; hail our life, our sweetness and our hope. To Thee do we cry, poor banished children of Eve; to Thee do we send up our sighs, mourning and weeping in this valley of tears. Turn then, most gracious Advocate, thine eyes of mercy towards us; and after this ourRead More

Verse 76

I am home in Heaven, dear ones: Oh, so happy and so bright! There is perfect joy and beauty In this Everlasting Light. All the pain and grief are over! Every restless yearning past; I am now at peace forever, Safely Home in Heaven at last. Dear one, do not grieve so sorely, For IRead More

Verse 77

Another leaf has fallen, another soul has gone. But still we have God’s promises, in every robin’s song. For he is in His heaven, and though He takes away, He always leaves to mortals, the bright sun’s kindly ray. He leaves the fragrant blossoms, and lovely forest, green. And gives us new found comfort, whenRead More

Verse 78

O Mother of perpetual help, grant that I may ever invoke Your most powerful name, which is the safeguard of the living and the salvation of the dying. O purest Mary! O Sweetest Mary! let Your name henceforth be ever on my lips. Delay not, O blessed Lady! to help me when ever I callRead More

Verse 79

For every burden that we bear, For every sorrow, every care, There’s a reason For every grief that bows the head, For every tear-drop that is shed, There’s a reason For every lonely pain-racked night, There’s a reason But if we trust God as we should, All must work out for our good, He knowsRead More

Verse 82

Lord, make me an instrument of Thy peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love; Where there is injury, pardon; Where there is doubt, faith; Where there is despair, hope; Where there is darkness, light; and where there is sadness, joy. O Divine Master, grant that I may not so much seek to beRead More

Verse 84

You can shed tears that she is gone, or you can smile because she has lived. You can close your eyes and pray that she’ll come back, or you can open your eyes and see she has left. Your heart can be empty because you can’t see her, or you can be full of theRead More

Verse 90

Perhaps you sent a lovely card or sat quietly in a chair; Perhaps you sent a floral spray, if so, we saw it there. Perhaps you spoke the kindest words as any friend could say; Perhaps you were not there at all just thought of us that day. Whatever you did to console our hearts,Read More

Verse 91

Perhaps if we could see the splendour of the land to which our loved are called from you and me, we’ d understand. Perhaps if we could hear the welcome they receive from old familiar voices, all so dear, we would not grieve. Perhaps if we could know the reason why they went, we’d smileRead More

Verse 93

We feel your sorrow and appreciate your prayers. When you are lonely, know that we are nearby for you. We are no longer on earth, we are in a new place, a place too beautiful to describe. A place of peace, comfort and love, a place so warm and wonderful, it defies imagination. While youRead More

Verse 94

When God held out his precious hands To take you from your pain, You stretched your weary hand right back As He softly called your name. “Come home with me,” He quietly said “Your pain will leave you soon. Just close your eyes and take my hand, we’ll quietly leave the room.”