Where I Come From

May 20, 2009
By Amityyy SILVER, Hamersville, Ohio
Amityyy SILVER, Hamersville, Ohio
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Favorite Quote:
"What we write is who we are."


I am from Ford Trucks,


from John Deere tractors.

I am from the garden in the backyard



( muddy, wet, feels squishy between your toes.)

I am from the beautiful red roses,


the tall trees with long monkey-like arms.

I am from big mouths and kind hearts,


from Trina and Patty.

I am from the smartypants and the crazies,


from the I don't care and the I don't know.

I am form Vacation Bible School and the Beattitudes.


I'm from zucchini bread and cinnamon bread.

From the truck accident that took my great grandpa's life



and the gun that took my grandpa's life.

In my scrapbook,


a sea of missed faces,

I am from the seconds I missed before my first breath,


fall leaves from my family tree.



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on May. 29 2009 at 7:13 pm
Living4MySavior GOLD, HAmersville, Ohio
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Favorite Quote:
John3:16 "For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten son, that whoever belives in him shall not perish but have everlasting life." (:

I love how you put alot of details in it :] i loved it and i love you amity..ur one ammmmazin gurl..have a good summer:] check out some of my new poems when you get the chance:] lovvvvve youuuu gurly:]




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