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If I Had the Wings of an Angel

Story Stats

Rating: 3
Grade Level: 4, 5, 6, 7
Page count: 6



Appeared in

2041: Twelve Short Stories About the Future

Story Summary

In a city beneath a dome on a barren planet, children are given wings. Marianne, no longer a child and saddened by her loss of her wings, takes to the air one last time to remember the freedom and harmony of flying.