sad kitten from Halycon wrote:“who are you?”
“demon to some. angels to others.” the figure whispered to the human. "honestly, it doesn't matter what you think i am. i am here just to fulfill may duty." hesitation made silence fall between the two, before the human sighed.
"i don't need to ask you what you are here for..."
the figure tilted its head, but did not reply. it just stretched its thin arm, revealing the skeleton of an hand. "follow me, darling. your time has came..."
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- A Demon’s "Angel"
“Who are you?”
Demon to some. Angel to others.
It depends who you ask, how well someone knows me.
The angel in me is a figment to you, masking the truth behind the lies.
The lies of how innocence and purity manifest itself in my every breath.
If you know me well enough you’d know which side I stand;
only a demon could be in so much pain.
But the celestial beings feel sorry for themselves,
standing on a presumptuous platform
singing hymns of resentment for human nature,
portraying their own inner demons as peaceful ones—harmless.
But that’s the difference, you see;
a demon never claims to have once been an angel.