One Night Stand

April 25, 2009
By Elizabeth Lee BRONZE, Portland, Oregon
Elizabeth Lee BRONZE, Portland, Oregon
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Mystery comes about without delay,
When love is lost, and life is high and dry;
Courtesy ends with the last light of day.

When the best of life sets out to fray,
Then all that is left is the what and why;
Mystery comes about without delay.

Yet you find what you need when you may,
The things that proceed to make your mind fly;
Courtesy ends with the last light of day.

Things just tumble towards black and gray,
And all things are stuck between low and high;
Mystery comes about without delay.

Mixing around and misled within play,
You'd never know that it was all a lie;
Courtesy ends with the last light of day.

When things go bad, you end up as prey;
Your heart curls up as if to die –
Mystery comes about without delay
Courtesy ends with the last light of day.


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on Jun. 12 2009 at 11:07 pm
ShernayB. DIAMOND, Southfield, Michigan
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Favorite Quote:
"Some things will never change"---Tupac

This is good. Although I feel like I do not get the meaning. I like how you refrain the lines in your piece. Good job anyway!




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