Peggy Owens

(Macks Creek, MO, USA)

Wings - Poem by Peggy Owens

He has been given his wings and is soaring deep in the light.
It is time for him to fly and give up the fight.
The lord has called on him, he is ready for him to go.
And he is being missed more now, than he will ever know.
Its hard not to envy this man who has been given his wings.
For I know where he is gone to, and I know what this means.
There is peace and happiness where he is blessed to go.
And no more pain of suffering, will he ever know.
For him, life's little mysteries will be no more.
For he is now safe behind what they call Heaven’s door.

Comments about Wings by Peggy Owens

There is no comment submitted by members..

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?

Read poems about / on: happiness, peace, heaven, pain, light, time, life

Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003

Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]