Mrs. Dubose's Haiku

April 9, 2009
By sk8ski4life GOLD, Lincoln, Massachusetts
sk8ski4life GOLD, Lincoln, Massachusetts
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Favorite Quote:
"Just because it's raining doesn't mean you can't go swimming."

I lie in my bed
The curtains blow so gently
In the raging storm

A boy and girl come
Somewhere, an alarm clock rings
The boy and girl leave

My hand reaches out
I pull it back, and lie down
Onto the pillow

I remember when
He destroyed all my flowers
And broke her baton

His anger comes near
I reach out once more, but then
Take my hand away

The author's comments:
This is a haiku from Mrs. Dubose's point of view in To Kill a Mockingbird.

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