Shalom Freedman

Veteran Poet - 1,745 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
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Form:


Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (An Angel Holds A Small Child's Hand by Shalom Freedman )

There is no comment submitted by members..

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  8. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. Tonight I can write the saddest lines, Pablo Neruda
[Hata Bildir]