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Saw an angel. Our maid said. The chav said excitedly to her mate.

It’s difficult to imagine, this angel business. I mean it’s ok for Aunty Gracy kochamma to see one. She prays and stuff. But that local girl? A heavy imagination probably laced with drugs. Yet the young girl sees one and she’s going to be pregnant. Not very convenient.

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The angel Gabriel from heaven came,
With wings as drifted snow, with eyes as flame:
“All hail to thee, O lowly maiden Mary,
Most highly favored lady.” Gloria!

“For know a blessed mother thou shalt be,
All generations laud and honor thee;
Thy son shall be Emmanuel, by seers foretold,
Most highly favored lady.” Gloria!

Then gentle Mary meekly bowed her head;
“To me be as it pleaseth God,” she said.
“My soul shall laud and magnify God’s holy name.”
Most highly favored lady.” Gloria!

Of her, Emmanuel, the Christ, was born
In Bethlehem all on a Christmas morn,
And Christian folk through-out the world will ever say:
“Most highly favored lady.” Gloria!

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