Daniel Trevelyn Joseph
Mumbai, India
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Angel

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An angel on earth! Pah, where are they?
They are fairy-tales or christmas carols:
No evidence, not there: but only priests'
Holy men's way of cheering and cheating.

Long ago when we had come to Mumbai
On transfer first, I used to drive a black
Ambassador, and one evening near Churchgate,
The car stopped and I couldn’t make out why.
My wife comes from family of engineers,
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Dr Antony Theodore 22 August 2018
They appear even today and in crowded streets Too, but he who has ears to hear only hears, Eyes to see only sees, and others miss, Like I did: hope he reads this poem of mine. Angels are everywhere especially in a need...... we should have the eyes to see and ears to hear the slow steps to yu.. tony
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C.H. Seow 01 December 2008
by far the most narrative poem! beautiful! ! Angel...what a word...
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Kee Thampi 29 October 2008
we wish to see a man of angel.... Drove away, and away from our life. He was in early sixties, and now reminds me Of the line by Matthew Arnold, in Rugby Ye Angels! ye appear at the right time.
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Angels appear in many forms-mostly earthly.I hope that good samaritan reads your 'Thank you'
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