I wonder, in that chaos, how many deities and spirits walked among them that morning. How many angels stood with wings outstretched to shield the bodies; how many ghosts shook their heads in memory of their own violent ends? If you had the Sight, would you have seen Anubis and Wepwawet waiting to guide the dead on, and valkyries forming an honor guard for the souls murdered for living bravely? Would you have seen Aphrodite and Hathor and Mary and Parvati weeping for the blooding of such a sacred space? I wonder, were Sekhmet and Inanna there to guide the bullets that finally slew the killer? Did Bast hold one of those beautiful brown children in Her arms as they died? Did Jesus and Muhammad share the same sad look they must always share, for all the times they’ve met like this? For every person on that scene – victims, bystanders, police, paramedics – were there twice as many spirits standing by to mourn or comfort or retaliate?
I think Nephthys would have been there too, to help guide the newly deceased.
Do you mind if I reblog this?
Of course not, I’d be honored. :) Thank you!
On Fri, Jun 17, 2016 at 9:56 AM, Only Fragments wrote:
You’re welcome, and thank you!
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Reblogged with the kind permission of my friend at onlyfragments. We think Nephthys would have been there too.
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May their Gods embrace them and grant them peace.
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