March 2003 Archive

prepare to burn

1 March 2003, 8:13 am
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prepare to burn
when you say that there are angels
watching over me
i think first of their wrath
and flaming swords
if you read the book you know
they make fearful adversaries
i’m not ready to take my reward
find myself not so eager
to test their vaunted mercies
when i know exactly what i’ve earned
so sing to me no sinners’ songs
about the grace […]

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