In the beginning it doth seem to me,
Endowed with a mission of no small degree;
Is the cock’s crow in the gospel plan
The signaling call from God to man;
To wake us up from sleep and night,
Into a bright new day filled with His light.
To farmers who plow their spacious fields,
And plant their corn for plenteous yields;
When the sun rises, they need no alarm,
It’s the cock’s crow that signals the...