10-line Poem Challenge #27: Ovillejo

In summary, the Ovillejo is:

A decastich (10-line poem) written in two stanzas, a sestet and a quatrain.
Syllabic Structure: 8-4-8-4-8-4 8-8-8-12
Rhythm = trochaic throughout (I personally don’t always hold to this rule.)
Meter = tetrameter (lines 1,3,5,7,8,9); dimeter (lines 2,4,6); line 10 = lines 2,4,6 combined
Rhyme scheme = aabbcc cddc

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Are you the angel of the night?
There for my plight
On top of the cliff I saw you
Sky so blue
You put bandage on my scar
Fair and square

You are always there never fake
Guiding me with all challenges
Helping me make the right choices
Knowing what’s at stake every day from daybreak

(c) ladyleemanila 2018

For: 10-line Poem Challenge #27: Ovillejo, Weekly Writing Challenge #138Day Twenty-Seven of Na/GloPoWriMo.

DOOR Template Instructions

(5) Words: | ANGEL | CLIFF | FAKE | SCAR | NIGHT |

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