An angel that is typically small and accompanied by a shoulder devil, and represents the conscience of a person in works of fiction.
A shoulder angel is a plot device used for either dramatic or humorous effect in animation and comic strips. The angel represents conscience and is often accompanied by a shoulder devil representing temptation. They are a useful convention for depicting the inner conflict of a character. Usually, the angel is depicted on the right shoulder and the devil or demon on the left, as the left side traditionally represents dishonesty or impurity.
The numerical value of shoulder angel in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of shoulder angel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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