Goodbye My Friend (1985)

• Solo voice (or unison choir) and piano. [English] 3′

―by Dean Crocker

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Christmas ballad, originally written for a musical for children.

Christmas time is not a time for sadness and tears;
It’s a time for happiness and love.
So dry your eyes, let’s see a smile and put away your fears.
I’ll tell you what I’m thinking of…

—Dean & Emily Crocker

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