The Sleep of Angels

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Babies breath

Spouted pure

Released and sent adrift

 

Nightly death

Engulfing vapour

Sweeps into the rift

 

Mimicry crowds

An age old ploy

Assigning sheep a number

 

Cotton clouds

Softened with joy

In readiness of slumber

 

Let rhythm follow

Of images known

Coalesced in tangled streams

 

Trust in Apollo

The guidance shown

Winged to the gateway of dreams

 

A Patient lover

God’s grace captured

Vigilant however painful

 

A Watchful mother

Stares enraptured

At the face of her own angel

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