I Grew a Tree

April 26, 2009
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I grew a Tree,
not just any old Tree,
but a Money Tree.

It started as a Seed...

My Seed grew into a Sapling,
not any old Sapling,
but a Magical Sapling.

My Sapling became a Bush,
not any old Bush,
but a Bop-It Bush.

My Bush became an Elm,
not any old Elm,
but a Monster Elm.

My Elm became an Oak,
not any old Oak,
but an Oak that gave a Seed...

I grew a Tree,
not any old Tree,
but a Money Tree.

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GoldenD said...
Aug. 26, 2009 at 9:12 pm
Hey, that's a good idea! That would be funny. "Lalala, a bop...it...bush." lol thanks for commenting, and check out my sister's work too its amazing she's Edyt D
SilverDawn said...
Aug. 14, 2009 at 12:03 am
haha, that was really cute. thoughtful. i think if you spread it around more, it might become a little song children will sing. love it! (:
Joanna said...
Aug. 13, 2009 at 10:54 pm
I just wanted to tell you how much it means to me that you commented on my writing. Thank-you so very much, my friend.
And once again, beautiful poem.
GoldenD replied...
Dec. 14, 2009 at 7:40 pm
thanks again :D
GoldenD said...
Aug. 12, 2009 at 6:33 pm
Thanks so much 4 ur coments i really apreciate them!
sallyloco said...
Jun. 30, 2009 at 3:49 pm
I loved it. How it ended up at the beginning in the end? It made perfect sense.Very good! :D
Joanna said...
Jun. 25, 2009 at 1:11 am
Ahaha! I like this very much. Were you trying to connect the material world with nature when speaking about the "Money Tree" and such?
I'm sorry, I'm analyzing.
GoldenD replied...
Dec. 14, 2009 at 7:41 pm
no prob u can analyze all u want lol
pinkvolleyballgirl said...
May 29, 2009 at 10:08 pm
Golden D, you should post more stuff on teenink so i can comment on ALL of it lol
I just wanted to send you a SUPER THANKS for taking the time to comment on SO much of my work. It means a lot, thanks:)
Dalya D. said...
May 26, 2009 at 12:29 am
Lol. Thanks for commenting on my work. I really appreciate it. I will try to take a look at your articles/poems and comment on them when I can.
pinkvolleyballgirl said...
May 17, 2009 at 7:48 pm
A bop-it bush? I know nothing about plants. lol
But i do know that i love the repetition and how you ended with the same lines you started with. Thanks so much for commenting on iLove. Check out some of my other stuff if you have time. GOOD WORK:)
EdytD said...
May 10, 2009 at 11:37 pm
A bop-it bush?
it's really neat - I love the repetition - it creates a cycle. If you played with it, you could make each line a haiku (5 sylables, 7 sylables, 5 sylables). Great job! :D
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