One day the child asked God,
“They tell me that you are going to send me to the earth tomorrow but how am i going to live there being so small and helpless?’
“Among the many angels, I have chosen one for you. She will be waiting for you and will take care of you”.
“But said the child, tell me here in heaven, I don’t do anything else but sing and smile. That’s what i need to be happy!”
God said, “Your angel will sing for you everyday. And you’ll feel your angel’s love and be happy”.
“And said the child, how am i going to be able to understand when people talk to me, if i don’t know the language that men talk?”
“That’s easy, God, Your angel will tell you the most beautiful and sweet words you will ever hear, and with much patience and care, your angel will teach you how to speak”.
The child looked up at God saying,
“And what am i going to do when i want to talk to you?”
God smiled at the child saying.
“Your angel will place your hands together and will teach you how to pray”.
The child said, “I have heard on earth that there are bad men, who’ll protect me?”
God put his arm around the child, saying,
“Your angel will defend you even if it means risking life!”
The child looked sad, saying,
“But i will always be sad because i will not see you anymore”.
God hugged the child,
“Your angel will always talk to you about me and will teach you the way to come back to me, even though i will always be next to you.”
At that moment, there was much peace in Heaven, but voices from earth could already be heard.
The child in a hurry asked softly,
“Oh God if i am about to leave now please tell my angel’s name”
“Your angel’s name is of no importance.. you’ll simply call her MOMMY!”