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After a long, busy day, while relaxing outside one evening in spring, my spirits were lifted and my weariness disappeared as this vision sneaked into my daydream. Completely refreshing me so I could finish the work of the day.

Could It Be?

Out in the yard gazing up at stars
As daylight turned to dusk,
Twilight descending silently,
In the air the sweet scent of musk.
Suddenly from out of the shadows,
A light of the palest pink,
Surrounding the dew kissed roses,
Perhaps an angel, I think.
With unbelieving eyes I stared,
This must one of those dreams,
Why would and angel come to me,
It just couldn't be what it seems.
As I arose to walk to the garden,
She slowly lowered her head,
A halo of gold beckoned me,
As her gossamer feathers were spread.
In an instant I was wholly embraced
By down of the purest white,
A whisper of gentle assurance,
Completely dislodged the fright.
She told me of God's love for me,
How He knew of the weakness I felt,
And with her delicate, soothing voice,
She prayed with me as I knelt.
When I raised my head to our Father,
To thank Him for sending her here,
Her feathery wing on my shoulder,
Removed the lingering fear.
As I looked again she was standing,
Radiant wings preparing to fly,
I knew my faith had been restored,
As she soared through the star filled sky.
My eyes quickly scanning the heavens,
As I watched this exquisite sight,
Our Lord had given me peace again,
Showing His delicate Angel in flight.
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18 Visitor Comments

The W
The poem was beutifuly woven. I pray a blessing that your gift takes you closer to GOD. Thanks for the inspiration.
Ben
a beautiful feel
destiny
it was a awsome poem. it really touched me i think that you ever wrote this poem is gifted with words of glory. and God BLess it really did touch me!
Johana
Beautiful poem! =)
Tiffany
This poem is one of the best that i have read so far I really like it and how the artist makes it seem real God bless!
mahalet
i like this poem because it tells a true story that God's love is for everyone
Teinah
That was so beautiful!
ricky
Loved your poem I will use it to encourage others as it did me. Thank You
Katy
This was truly a beautiful poem. you are so lucky to have something like that happen to you!
Patricia
These words are truly inspired. Very touching and with so much meaning. How often have we all at times needed a lift in our faith. It is amazing how God provides that lift. He is always there when we need him, he never lets us down.
Marc
I enjoy this poem, It has a great visual quality, well written, It makes me feel Gods pressence.
Monika
I say your poem is awesome. You should never stop writing. The wording and the emotion you put into it was unreal. You did an awesome job!
Olga
It's a great poem I love that poem a lot hopefuly you continue to write poems. i like to write poems to . Great job. GOD BLESS YOU
Kristie
I loved this poem, For a while now my faith has been drifting and i keep asking God to help me restore mt faith in him and i do surely believe your poem has helped in an incredible way thanks so much
Mom
This is a WONDERFUL Poem,,, so intense ....
DONNA
IT WAS VERY GOOD
Neil
A very warm and elequent poem written with deep tender feelings. One of the few poems that matches up closely with my own compositions.
Christy
I think that this poem was the most beautiful poem I've ever read. It touched me! Thanks

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