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The Rebel Angel

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This poem is greatly inspired by my all-time favorite book called "Angelfall", a novel written by Susan Ee. It is a post-apocalyptic novel that talks about the war between angels and men, and contrastingly, the love between them. It also introduces a politics of angels.

The novel has stirred my entire emotions. Susan Ee has gotten me head over heels with her novel.

Here's a fan-made poem for Angelfall.

The Fallen Angel

The Fallen Angel

The Rebel Angel

The angel set foot on the solemn ground

to meet his love with great profound

He closed his wings and hid his sword

rushed towards his love while he can afford


There his love was waiting in the dark

amidst the midnight's cold and stark

He went to caress his daughter of man

the woman who conceives their unborn son


Their love so genuine yet gravely forbidden,

the words forbid and the laws unwritten

Should they never be one with daughters of men

Else they'll be condemned and be forsaken


The angel commit his fate to his love

without giving a care to the words from above

He remained faithful to his lovely wife

He valued her greatly even more than his wings, more than his sword, more than the word, more than his life


And when all the rebels cast down from heaven

leaving their wives with the Nephilim amongst them

They were thrown disgraced to the land of the fallen

Where their wings' feathers shall fall out,

their youth shall wilt, and

their beauty shall leave their heavenly bodies

Condemned disgraced to the land of the fallen,

unheavenly cruel, unearthly forsaken

Where they will suffer and wait until the judgment.

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© 2018 Roshena

Comments

Roshena (author) from Baguio City, Philippines on July 31, 2018:

Thank you :)

Mark Tulin from Ventura, California on July 31, 2018:

Nice read throughout

Roshena (author) from Baguio City, Philippines on July 30, 2018:

Thank you Nell, I really appreciate your comment :)

Nell Rose from England on July 29, 2018:

Beautiful Roshena, I love poetry, and this one is the best for a long time.

Roshena (author) from Baguio City, Philippines on July 26, 2018:

@Jyoti Bakshi Jain_ Thank you :)

Jyoti bakshi Jain on July 26, 2018:

Really good.

Roshena (author) from Baguio City, Philippines on July 26, 2018:

Thank you, John. I'm glad someone wants to read it too :)

John Hansen from Queensland Australia on July 26, 2018:

An enthralling poem, Roshena. The book Angelfall sounds wonderful and I would love to read it.

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