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When Tomorrow Starts Without Me? Poem

By David M. Romano

‘When Tomorrow Starts Without Me’ by David M. Romano is a simple love poem that’s addressed to all those left behind when someone dies. It is written not in fear of that death, but in order to soothe those who might cry when he’s gone.

When Tomorrow Starts Without Me Poem Lyrics

When tomorrow starts without me
And I’m not here to see
If the sun should rise and find your eyes
Are filled with tears for me

I wish so much you wouldn’t cry
The way you did today
While thinking of the many things
We didn’t get to say

I know how much you love me
As much as I love you
And each time you think of me
I know you’ll miss me too

But when tomorrow starts without me
Please try to understand
That an angel came and called my name
And took me by the hand

And said my place was ready
In Heaven far above
And that I’d have to leave behind
All those I dearly love

But when I walked through Heaven’s gate
I felt so much at home
When God looked down and smiled at me
From His great golden throne

He said this is eternity
And all I promised you
Today your life on earth is past
But here it starts anew

I promise no tomorrow
For today will always last
And since each day’s the same way
There’s no longing for the past

So when tomorrow starts without me
Don’t think we’re far apart
For every time you think of me
I’m right here in your heart

Poem TitleWhen Tomorrow Starts Without Me
Poem Writer / AuthorDavid M. Romano
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When tomorrow starts without me, I am not be there to see how much my family is grieved and crying, how much they are missing me. I know how much you love, as much I love you and I have to leave them behind. So, when tomorrow starts without me, don’t think we are far apart, for every time you think of me I am right here in your heart.