Being A Giant

May 29, 2009
By Miles Hamer BRONZE, Oak Ridge, Tennessee
Miles Hamer BRONZE, Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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If I were born a Giant, I’d be 3’6’’ at birth,
And as I grow I’d come to know that I could shake the earth.
At 10 I would be 6’5’’, maybe taller than Yao Ming,
But I know that I would not be able to fit on a swing.
I could carry two friends on my shoulders, small and laughing away.
I could also be the fastest runner, with my stride to keep them at bay.
Clothes would be more expensive though, since this is a new size.
Low ceilings would be a hassle, and small doors would trap my thighs.
At least I could lift boulders out of the way when there is a rock slide,
But even so, fitting in the car would only crush my pride.
Writing would be out of the question; I would need a bigger pen
So I guess I’m glad I was born as I was; being big is a kick in the shin.

The author's comments:
The pros and cons of being a giant suddenly occured to me, so I just started writing about it

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on Jun. 14 2009 at 10:01 pm
WithWings BRONZE, Senatobia, Mississippi
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Favorite Quote:
"A bird doesn't sing because he has the answer. He sings because he has a song." -Maya Angelou

I really liked this! It's unique and awesome in its own way... I really really like this one! Hahaha, the last line made me laugh :D


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