No Other Way (Easter Day Rhyme)

No Other Way (Easter Day Rhyme)

A Poem by Chris Yip

A song based on the same tune of the No other way song




No   Other   W ay

                           (EASTER   D AY    RHYME)


                       You    died    for    us,    that    fateful    day,

   You    said    you    had,    no    other    way,   

Your    tortured    flesh,    the    price    to    pay,

   Your    blood    will    wash,   our    sins    away,

And,    I    saw    them,    do - ing    foul - play,

   A " bused,    you    had,   no - thing    to    say,

They    left    you    like    broken    red    clay,

  They    were    fools,    just    out    for    play,

Lost    in    sin,    and    gone    astray,


  They    brought    you    down    with - out    delay,

Entombed    a - lone    your    body    lay,

  Your    mother    cried,    with    deep    dismay,

Be    strong    and    brave,   for    come    what    may,

  Three    days,    no    hope,    hard - ly    a   ray,

I    think,    I’ll    check,    on    you    to - day,

  Sur " prised    I    find,     there’s    no    decay,

You’ve    risen    up    on    a   Sun - day,

  Praise    the    lord,   I   say    hur " ray !

BRIDGE:         Sacrificed,   for   all   Mankind,   you   had,  No   Other  Way -ay

                       Sacrificed,   for   all   Mankind,   you   had,  No   Other   Way -ay


© 2012 Chris Yip

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You make me wonder how you could get so many good lines, make it all end with "ay", and to top it all off, a very brilliant idea for a poem.
Amazing job, once again. Keep it up!

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