A recluse, like Hepzibah, usually displays remarkable frankness, and at least temporary affability, on being absolutely cornered, and brought to the point of personal intercourse; like the angel
whom Jacob wrestled with, she is ready to bless you when once overcome.
have to go to the earth every day - millions of them - to appear in visions to dying children and good people, you know - it's the heft of their business.
My gardian angel
is asleep At leest he doth no vigil keep
The hasty multitude Admiring enter'd, and the work some praise And some the Architect: his hand was known In Heav'n by many a Towred structure high, Where Scepter'd Angels
held thir residence, And sat as Princes, whom the supreme King Exalted to such power, and gave to rule, Each in his Herarchie, the Orders bright.
Then, methought, the air grew denser, perfumed from an unseen censer Swung by Angels
whose faint foot-falls tinkled on the tufted floor.
Wretch," I cried, "thy God hath lent thee--by these angels
he hath sent thee Respite--respite and nepenthe from thy memories of Lenore
She answered: 'I have just eaten, and am still satisfied,' for she thought the angels
Then God grieved at the empty spaces in heaven from whence the wicked angels
had been driven forth.
She wheedled her mother, was kind to her doll, took great care of her frock and her little red shoes and her fiddle, but most of all loved, when she went to sleep, to hear the Angel
I wish to hold you to myself, for the reason that I cannot bear to part with you, and love you as my guardian angel
As ADAM lay a-dreaming beneath the Apple Tree, The Angel
of the Earth came down, and offered Earth in fee.
And odd enough, too," I ventured to reply; "but I was always under the impression that an angel