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Angel of ProtectionIf I could wrap my angels wings
Around your back
And hold you still
Protect you from those horrid things
And save you from yourself
If I could spend, just one last time, not even just to make you mine
But to ensure
Just for myself
That you'd be fine
Cos I'd take bullets, in this moment, to ensure you'd be happy
All the pain, and everything, that it would meet it's end.
Want nothing more, then for someone, the very next, to come along
And do what I no longer can, to hold you and protect.
Cos baby, you are beautiful, more so than you will ever know
And don't you worry about me, a warrior's what I am
And to the next, wish all the best, so long as you just treat him right!
Please be answer that he needs, protect him in my stead.
Ghosts of Spaces, Hungry FacesI miss the somethings but not the someones
There's spaces to be filled cause all that filled it was wrong
And the vacuums, the places where they stood around me
I feel them tug to absorb as I walk through the streets
Sad? Am I sad? Hm.... well not for somebody
Just a sad kind of echo here cause it is lonely
But it had to be done, cos they didn't quite fit
The spaces won't have less than love that's legit
And the spaces fuzzed faces, in expressions of pain
Beg me, 'Fill us, with with something real!', 'gain and again
And I nod in a promise as I walk through these streets
Till I come across something, people with real heartbeats.
Fire and WaterFire burn in the midst of me
Water swirl around like a storm
Everything inside at peace
Everything inside at war
I send my soul into the fray
But life isn't always about this way
And while it's about the tides rise and fall
And change, the one constant of them all
We'll keep coming back to the peace that breaths
From the settling out of a freshly turned sea
When the fire warms gently and the night chirps away
And the breeze, once a wind, brings a still to it's rage.
© Copyright Stacey Koch 2012
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A two-time Community Volunteer for the deviantART Related category, Anne is well-known as a positive, helpful force. She is the community's resident expert when it comes to CSS (Cascading Style Sheets), and her personal gallery offers a wide variety of tutorials for new and experienced coders alike. In addition, each winter she hosts a calendar project encouraging members to create Journal designs for all to use, bringing more creativity to the community.
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