William Blake Beckett

Rookie - 0 Points (May 15,1995 / Denver, Colorado, United States of America)

Adam And The Angel - Poem by William Blake Beckett

Birds of prey
But are stuck to the ground
Trying to fly
When there's no one around

I will one day earn my wings

And fly far away
From this place of hate
And take you with me
I Toss away fate

There is no such thing
As destiny
There is only what happens
When you leave things be

Fly away
Far away
I took the pills, but kept the pain
Fly away
Far away
Those words, pitched soft, hit hard my brain

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I am not running
I am just wond'ring
Why the gods must hate me so

Banished from heaven
No drug can lessen
The pain in my heart

A volley of arrows
straight up the hair goes
my neck; feels worse than broken

debt of destruction
How can I function
With boulders on my back

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Heavier than earth itself
Is the fact that you hate me

It was all for you
Why can't you see though
The illusions, to the truth

Fly away
Far away
I will make my wings if they don't regrow
Fly away
Far away
Give me a chance so that I can show

I would kill myself just to see you smile
I would run circles around the sun
But you fail to see what is meant to be
And cast away love like bullet from gun

I lost my wings
Just to be with you
be with you
Tore down my throne
since it's not for you
not for you

I can stand life
But can't stand alone
So please,
stay by my side

And we'll fly away
Far away
I'm not sure what I've done but I will atone
Fly away
Far away
Give me a chance; you'll never be alone
Fly away
Far away
it seems you long for something more too
Fly away
Far away
Take me in and let all our dreams come true


Comments about Adam And The Angel by William Blake Beckett

  • Rookie Samantha Rak (6/22/2012 10:13:00 PM)

    Beautiful, absolutely beautiful, well done (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie Sofia Darling (4/16/2012 4:42:00 PM)

    i loveee this poem, so much, its honestly amazing :) . (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 13,391 Points Ramesh Rai (4/4/2012 9:41:00 PM)

    very sincerely you have composed this poem. after reading your poem, it appears to me that you were fully concentrated what to write and about what. not only; as you have written, I will one day earn my wings overall an outstanding poem. i certainly like it. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, February 20, 2012

Poem Edited: Monday, February 20, 2012


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