Ho-ow far is it to Bethlehem? Not very far
Sha-all we find the stable room lit by a star?
Can we see the little Child? Is He within?
I-if we lift the wooden latch, may we go in?
May-ay we stroke the creatures there, ox, ass or sheep?
May-ay we peep like them and see Jesus asleep?
If we touch His tiny hand, will He awake?
Wi-ill he know we've come so far just for his sake?
Great kings have precious gifts, and we have nought
Little smiles and little tears are a-all we brought
For all weary chi-ildren,...
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