Praise Remains the Specialty of Angels
|Music: Pavana & Galiardo: The Earle of Salisbury|
By William Byrd. Sequenced by John Sankey.
|Praise remains the specialty of angels,|
A simple motivation for their song.
Unfortunately, we require angles,
Living in a world of right and wrong.
A paradise refines the call to praise.
Just being there evokes a love of being,
A perfect passion for unending days,
So beautiful it swallows up all seeing.
Our passions are, perhaps, well, more mature.
Nor are we capable of praise so pure.
Copyright by Nicholas Gordon
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