Rain fell last night...

Rain fell last night...
Rain fell last night...quiet, gentle rain,
that tapped against my window pane,
'n called me back from troubled sleep,
to soothe a heart too numb to weep.

My loneliness was too deep 'n real,
'n like a wound that would not heal,
it throbbed within me, 'n I knew
my arms were empty without you.

But as I listened to the sound
of soft rain falling on the ground,
I heard your voice, tender 'n clear,
Call my name, 'n oh my dear,

I threw my window open wide,
to let the sweet rain rush inside.
It kissed my lips, my eyes, my hair,
'n love, I knew that you were there.

Tears that my heart could not release
Fell down from Heaven, bringing peace.
Last night while gray clouds softly wept,
I held you in my arms 'n slept.. !