Terry Donovan

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Angel - Poem by Terry Donovan

I saw an angel with a broken wing
I saw an angel cry
I mended it with bits of string
And told her she could fly.

I handed her my handkerchief
To wipe the tear away
And told her all was well again
I think I made her day.

She thanked me with an angel's kiss
And like a butterfly
She closed her wings then opened them
And rose into the sky.

Now she is back in heaven
And I'm here on the ground
And I think somehow that we got
Our roles the wrong way round.

Comments about Angel by Terry Donovan

  • (8/3/2006 8:21:00 AM)

    cutie poem here.. no worry, for sure she'll never forget you =) (Report) Reply

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  • (8/3/2006 6:23:00 AM)

    Lovely read. Compassion for the angel. But not to worry some day we all shall trade places. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, August 3, 2006

Poem Edited: Friday, August 20, 2010

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