Katie Sanzo

Half-Winged Angel - Poem by Katie Sanzo

In a dark room there is a half-winged angel
Bound in chains of white stars
Crying over blood-stained hands
The tears relieved him of his role as a demigod
That his bath in tainted virtue secured

Self-righteousness and unholy morals kept him alive
While his deceitful honesty made him trustworthy
Spiteful cruelty and heavy vices
Encumbers his remaining wing

His empathy for humankind holds him down
Despite the fact that his malice for humanity is his life source
This paradoxical imprisonment drives his desire
In a different world than the one of abomination he created

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Poem Submitted: Friday, October 14, 2005

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