The Past in the Present

May 26, 2009
By imperfection GOLD, Gilroy, California
imperfection GOLD, Gilroy, California
17 articles 9 photos 45 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Dream as though you'll live forever, live as though you'll die today."
~James Dean (1931-1955), American Motion Picture Actor, symbol of rebellion


Bright, vivid, rolling green grass

Stretched across miles and miles of fields.

Glittered with sparkling droplets of dew

Capturing the morning sunlight like a camera capturing a memory.


Old, wooden, picket fences

They once kept the cows in the pasture;

Now they are useless

Prickling the countryside like paint dripping off a painting.


Dull, stone, towering ancient castles

The royalty is long gone

Yet the presence of a king remains

Like an archaic artifact uncovered from the dirt


The author's comments:
My name is Emma. I have been to England twice and I love everything about it!

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on May. 2 2010 at 9:46 pm
xBaByGiRrL22x PLATINUM, Pearl River, New York
22 articles 0 photos 281 comments

Favorite Quote:
"The goal isn't to live forever, but create something that will."
"If you wanna go, baby let's go; if you wanna rock, I'm ready to roll.''
"No one ever said it'd be easy. They just said it'd be worth it." <3

wow ur really talentedd. ive always wntd 2 go 2 europe! england, france, germany & italy r the placez im putting on my 2-see list;)) <3 ur work




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