To The Moon MAG

By Unknown, Unknown, Unknown

   My mother once told me

That if I tried hard enough,

I could jump to the moon.

That if I coiled the spry springs

of my legs, and took off

from the ground, I could leave

the damp and grassy fragment of space

that we called a garden, and

soar above my wildest dreams.

The one thing she did not reckon for,

though,

was that I might do it -

that I might reach the moon, stars, sun.

That I would leave the grass and damp earth

for the better world

of

thought.





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on Jul. 27 2011 at 11:56 am
EnigmaticBeing PLATINUM, Santa Barbara, California
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Favorite Quote:
"Be careful what you set your heart upon - for it will surely be yours.'
James A. Baldwin

I like how abstract it is and the metaphor implied. Very nice :)


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