|angels amongs us collection
Author: bittersweet.season PM
call it a miracle, or call it a coincidence, but there's angels in the shadowns and in the streets.Rated: Fiction T - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 2 - Words: 745 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 04-16-07 - Published: 04-12-07 - id: 2346770
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There was a story in the way you held yourself, a tale
for the square-ness of your shoulders and hands hidden in pockets,
that I so wanted to know.
Surprised, because I never really noticed
such silly things.
Kindness in such a hard face,
mixed with insecurities and a self esteem low enough
to trip over.
and saw the dirt-gray wings
hidden under, pressed to a dark shirt that clung onto
skin and bones.
and a night not spent alone.
and though I asked
You wouldn't tell me why God took away your words;
so I kissed you twice
and gave you mine.
- Then you sang me a song
raw and reminiscent of a time you had been loved
and I found the perfect pillow
in the crook of your elbows.
It didn't want them,
but that didn't stop you from leaving me
your wings while I was sleeping.
Black jacket on and pale as ever.
And in the haze of waking moments, I know heard you say thank you,
but I never heard you say goodbye.