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Shalom Freedman

Freshman - 1,046 Points (Troy New York)

An Angel Holds A Small Child's Hand


An angel holds a small child's hand
And walks with him wherever he goes-

How many Jewish childrens' angels
Disappeared at the critical moment?

I had an angel once too
I long since have forgotten it-

I am an old man now
I do not need an angel-

But the children
need angels
better angels than there have been before-

Will God provide them?

Submitted: Thursday, August 16, 2012
Edited: Friday, August 17, 2012
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