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My Angel's Suicide

January 22, 2008
By Katie Cost, Attleboro, MA

The light was too bright
So he hid from the sun

In his dark palace
He held the gun

Closed his eyes
And held his breath
Gripping the gun
Waiting for death

Placed his fingers
In perfect position
The gun well loaded
Full of ammunition

Raising the gun
Up to his head
He ran from life
Choosing death instead

Pulled the trigger
And fired the shot
Dropping the gun
The barrel still hot

And in that split second
Before he died
I swear, I saw it
My angel cried.


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on May. 15 2014 at 11:14 pm
TierraJunebug SILVER, Wixom, Michigan
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Favorite Quote:
Be the change that you want to see in the world

very good poem , well writtten and very touching 

on Feb. 11 2012 at 5:50 pm
crazyartist13 BRONZE, Free Union, Virginia
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Favorite Quote:
I can do anything through He that strengthens me.

I love this poem so much!! Im showing this poem to my creative writing class, i love it and i can relate to it. great job!!!

Tremendous said...
on Dec. 27 2011 at 4:19 pm
gripping, great imagery! Good job!

on Apr. 10 2011 at 12:29 pm
NewBeginnings PLATINUM, Alexandria, Virginia
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Favorite Quote:
Love is getting a big wet kiss from a dog even though you locked him in a cage all day

Beautiful. Absolutely beautiful


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