And I said to the magic man As I stroked my dusty brow "I've walked this path of dreams, my lord It isn't as it seems, my lord The thorn begets the smell, my lord Upon this road of dreams"
"My child, see you now, see you now," he said "From whither have you come To see the sights of Hell, through the eyes of demon ***. To scream the mouth of the man in the cage Oh, fallen angel, to weather the rage With dirt in your fingers And dust in your eyes, I have heard your cries," he said.
"Then what is to be?" I asked the magic man "The Sun, my child. The Earth and one. The knowledge of yin and yang. The truth, my child From where it all began. And you shall know the secrets From time and from before I give to you the key- Unlock the door."
"But won't I be alone?" I asked, "In knowledge all my own?" "Alone?" he smiled "With All That Is? Be brave, my child, and open your eyes You have lived through the demon's deceit and lies You have travelled hell and past Know you at last You are chosen and strong Oh angel, Arise!"
And I lifted my arms to the heavens And knew that I stood on the edge of light With my soul glowing beyond me And the wings of my spirit in flight I opened the door