This is the song sung at the closing of Court of Honor. A circle is formed, crossing right hand over left. A gap is left in the circle to remind us of those who have gone before and those who will come after.


Softly falls the light of day
As our campfire fades away.
Silently each Scout must ask,
Have I done my daily task?
Have I kept my honor bright?
Can I, guiltless, sleep tonight?
Have I done and have I dared
Everything to be prepared?

Usually, the second verse is hummed