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Earthbound Angels

I was at a place I didn't really
want to be, and was privileged to
see angels working around me.
The angels in heaven were praising
and singing,as the night angel here
on earth was comforting a lady
here on this plane.
With a soothing voice, the night
angel quietly talked to reassure
 with a touch of a hand, let her
know someone was there.
There also was a day angel, as busy
as she was took time to cool a
hot brow, talk to this sweet lady
suffering her last days, like she
heard every word.
 Give praise to God's angels here on earth,
They do not look like angels but
angels they are,
So bless them, nurses they are,
All around you.

Copyright 2008 Anne Rutherford
from Poems From The Heart Series.
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I have been writing poems since my first son was born.I had poems all over ,stuffed every where.Oct. 06, I was told I had W.M.D.of the eye ,Since then I decided to make the most of my sight now. Had many treatments, operations. I learned to take the good with the bad.I love writing and reading other peoples poems. All my poems are from my life as it has touched me.I have four sons ,nine grandchildren and wonderful daughters in law. The Lord also blessed us with two great grandkids this last year. Married very young to a great guy. I enjoy all types of music,classical ,the most. I so much enjoy the poems on this site and hope you as a group enjoy reading mine.I have many more poems, some that are framed for sale in stores ect. Someone said on here 'you read mine and I'll read yours.This I will do! My favourite line in life is "Have fun while you do it ,or it's not worth doing" and "Never never give up" Churchill Love to all Anne. more…

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