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  I am the son of an Angel.
by Peter J. Oszmann
Wednesday, May 26, 2004
Rated "G" by the Author.

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I am the son of an Angel,

A free spirit wanting to learn to fly,

A spirit locked into a lump of clay,

Who finds most unacceptable

The assumption that he must never try

To break out of his bond and fly away.

I am the son of an Angel.

 

I am the son of an Angel,

Punished for the sins of Adam and Eve,

Condemned to trod in mud, with leg-irons,

Tied like an oxen in stable,

Made to believe, then taught to disbelieve

And made to suffer through many sojourns…

I am the son of an Angel.

 

I’m Man, the son of an Angel.

Patience of my spirit stretched to the full.

I find the irony utterly rich

That I’m still found accountable

For Mother Eve, tied to Mother Earth’s pull

And need to become a son of a bitch

To be true son of an Angel.

 

 
© P. J. Oszmann (2002. Revised 2003)


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Reviewed by jude forese 5/30/2004
interesting motif ... very well written ...
Reviewed by Lori Moore 5/29/2004
wonderful poetic theme. Enjoyed.
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 5/26/2004
OH does that mean that I am an angel, as my mother was an SOB too!
Thanks for passing on the knowledge, friend Peter, Peace, Ed & rufuz
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie 5/26/2004
Wow..so powerful and excellently written, just fits my mood tonight! I liked this very much,

Reindeer
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 5/26/2004
powerful, insightful write, peter! very well done!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in america, karen lynn in texas. :)
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 5/26/2004
(((peter)))

WOW--this is an amazing, powerful write--well done!

(((HUGS))) and love, karla. :)
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