Earth To Heaven



ashes to ashes and dust to dust
asleep in a box so we won't rust
ethereal tears and angel's breath
bonds spirit to soul, life after death

with halo hat and angel arms
take me where the angel charms
East of the Sun and West of the Moon
where cherubs float and stars are strewn
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Submitted on March 25, 2017

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme AABB CCDD
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 268
Words 55
Stanzas 2
Stanza Lengths 4, 4

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