ANGEL POEMS

Sonnet Cxliv
Two loves I have of comfort and despair,
Which like two spirits do suggest me still:
The better angel is a man right fair,
The worser spirit a woman colour'd ill.
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William Shakespeare

Sonnet 144: Two Loves I Have, Of Comfort And Despair
Two loves I have, of comfort and despair,
Which like two spirits do suggest me still:
The better angel is a man right fair,
The worser spirit a woman coloured ill.
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William Shakespeare

The Guardian Angel
WHEN my good-nights and prayers are said
And I am safe tucked up in bed,
I know my guardian angel stands
And holds my soul between his hands.
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Edith Nesbit

St. Peter And The Angel
Delivered out of raw continual pain,
smell of darkness, groans of those others
to whom he was chained--

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Denise Levertov

The Angel Of Patience
A FREE PARAPHRASE OF THE GERMAN.

To weary hearts, to mourning homes,
God's meekest Angel gently comes
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John Greenleaf Whittier

The Swamp Angel
Angels of good and ill are every where;
They haunt the city and the cottage lone;
Their seen or unseen presence fills the air,
And feels the stir of every laugh and moan.
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Anonymous Americas

The Angel
I Dreamt a Dream! what can it mean?
And that I was a maiden Queen:
Guarded by an Angel mild;
Witless woe, was neer beguil'd!
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William Blake

The Angel's Kiss
An angel stood beside the bed
Where lay the living and the dead.
He gave the mother -- her who died --
A kiss that Christ the Crucified
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Banjo Paterson

The Angel That Presided O'Er My Birth
The Angel that presided o'er my birth
Said, 'Little creature, form'd of Joy and Mirth,
'Go love without the help of any Thing on Earth.'

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William Blake

My Guardian Angel
When looking back I dimly see
The trails my feet have trod,
Some hand divine, it seems to me,
Has pulled the strings with God;
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Robert William Service

My Guardian Angel
When looking back I dimly see
The trails my feet have trod,
Some hand divine, it seems to me,
Has pulled the strings with God;
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Robert Service

The Angel And The Clown
I saw wild domes and bowers
And smoking incense towers
And mad exotic flowers
In Illinois.
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Vachel Lindsay

To Dick, On His Sixth Birthday
Tho' I am very old and wise,
And you are neither wise nor old,
When I look far into your eyes,
I know things I was never told:
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Sara Teasdale

The Two Goblets
Bearing two crystal goblets in her hands
To a philosopher an Angel came:
One wine shone clear as water oâ??er white sands,
One red as flame.
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George Essex Evans

Song
When thy beauty appears
In its graces and airs
All bright as an angel new dropp'd from the sky,
At distance I gaze and am awed by my fears:
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Thomas Parnell

When Mother Made An Angel Cake
When mother baked an angel cake we kids would gather round
An' watch her gentle hands at work, an' never make a sound;
We'd watch her stir the eggs an' flour an' powdered sugar, too,
An' pour it in the crinkled tin, an' then when it was through
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Edgar Albert Guest

Song Ii
When thy Beauty appears
In its Graces and Airs,
All bright as an Angel new dropt from the Sky;
At distance I gaze, and am aw'd by my Fears,
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Thomas Parnell

A Childâ??s Smile
A CHILD'S smile--nothing more;
Quiet, and soft, and grave, and seldom seen;
Like summer lightning o'er,
Leaving the little face again serene.
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Dinah Maria Mulock Craik

Nocturne
Night comes, an angel stands
Measuring out the time of stars,
Still are the winds, and still the hours.

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Kathleen Jessie Raine

The Swamp Angel
There is a coal-black Angel
With a thick Afric lip,
And he dwells (like the hunted and harried)
In a swamp where the green frogs dip.
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Herman Melville

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