Wednesday, April 22, 2009
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Guardian Angel

original artwork by author
I was so lonely,
A heart filled with despair,
Mourning for a lost love,
Crying tears of sorrow.

My heart had given up hope.
I had all but forgotten my dreams.
I walked alone into the night,
Under a cloak of darkness.

Suddenly a brilliant light flooded the sky,
A streak of lightening, a clap of thunder.
You appeared beneath a full moon,
And reached out to me.

I was afraid,
Afraid to let you near,
To love, to trust, to feel,
But you did not give up.

You dried my tears of sorrow.
You took my hand into your own,
And wrapped yourself around me,
Enveloping me in your warmth.

Echoes of the moonlight shined upon us,
And upon the water's edge,
As you opened up your heart to me,
And held me to it fast.

As the hours flew by I saw the vision,
That you showed me of a new day,
One of love and happiness,
One of timelessness and dreams fulfilled.

As the golden light of morning sun,
Beckoned us from the night,
You lifted me into your arms,
And carried me up to the heavens.

The new day had begun,
And I could see the light,
Like a million tiny candles,
All burning soft and bright.

Now I will not walk alone again,
I have everything I need,
For you are the guardian of my life,
An angel from a dream.

—Michele Cameron Drew

Copyright ©2009 Michele Cameron Drew. All Rights Reserved.


zorlone said...

Lovely poem michele. It's like one might say in a movie when the heroes meet and finally fall in love.


LIZZIE said...

Awwww.. That is such a beautiful poem. Brings out my romantic feelings.. *^_~*

Joanne Olivieri said...

Michelle, Beautiful poem and artwork.

Cruiselife & Co said...

I miss you. I have been so busy with school I haven't had time to comment much. Hope you are doing well.

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