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Drowning In Angels
by Cade Duel Gullickson
Friday, January 07, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.
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With just one look around

As far as the eye can see

Pairs of wings set tip to tip

Finally all set free

I am drowning in angels

How this room has grown

Over an instant, over years

Filled from wall to wall

Wings made of fresh-dried tears

I am drowning in angels

Some came all together

Some alone, some in pairs

All standing now as one

And when I look, I find you there

Drowning in angels

Some of you passed quickly

Some hard gave up the fight

Some found their way through darkness

Some in sunshine made their flight

We are drowning in angels

As I roam around I see fathers and mothers

Friends and acquaintances, brothers and sisters, too

I see cowboys and firemen swapping tales

And right there in the midst of it all, I see you

I am drowning in angels

One single glance around

As far as the eye can see

Pairs of wings set tip to tip

At last and finally, now set free

I am drowning in angels

Filled in an instant, filled over years

Standing wall to wall now

Wings made of fresh-dried tears

We are all drowning in angels

Some of us came together

Some came alone, we came as a pair

Standing together as one now

As always, you are there

Drowning in angels

In a sea of golden tipped wings

I am drowning in angels


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Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 1/8/2005

too damn (sorry) many lately, what with september 11, the continued attacks against our men and women in uniform, and now the utter devastation from that tsunami--isn't heaven full enough YET??????????? a sad, thought provoking, heartwrending write--thank you

i will always remember and will never forget

(((HUGS))) and love, karla. :(
Reviewed by jude forese 1/7/2005
"drowning in angels" - great concept ...
Reviewed by Eddie Thompson 1/7/2005
moving....poignant....capturing the soul of the reader..well done.
Reviewed by Judy Lloyd (Reader) 1/7/2005
I do remember the heroes of 911 and my first novel was written about 911 a all too real dream that I had.

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