Ꮂ •Ꮗ• Ꮂ fallen angel {élargi}


• Ꮗ •

i  recognized him as a fallen angel
from the singed tips
of  his still smoking wings,
a broken halo
lying on the ground

• Ꮗ •

the angel turned his head
i  saw the anguish in his eyes
no need for words
nothing  i could do
his banishment was final

• Ꮗ •

ah,  my love,  my fallen angel
would that  i could
heal  your wounded heart
what sin did you commit,  i wonder,
to be exiled from Heaven?

• Ꮗ •

did  you realize
you were standing at the crossroads?
was this your solitary crime?
or had you been warned not to continue
along  your path to self-destruction?

• Ꮗ •

i  hear your silent lament
your wretched soul
looking for salvation
too late….     too late….
your banishment was final

• Ꮗ •

ah,  my love,  my fallen angel
if  it were within my power
to gift you with innocence
would you so desire?
flying straight to Heaven
without a thought
for mankind?

• Ꮗ •

 mayhap a truer gift
would be a life here
on Earth
with me

Ꮂ • Ꮗ • Ꮂ

• Ꮗ •


“Send Me An Angel”   Scorpions

the first three verses were originally posted  22 December 2010 and the remainder was written for the posting  21 December 2011  { and now revised slightly }

artwork   ~  “First Christmas Tree”   Florence Storer
{  public domain }


1 Comment

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One response to “Ꮂ •Ꮗ• Ꮂ fallen angel {élargi}

  1. once innocence is gone, it can never come back…
    i love the heart for the fallen angel…the desire to see him restored
    even if that means he would leave you having to go back
    to heaven…that is selfless…

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