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The Paperboy MAG

By Unknown, Unknown, Unknown

   The 12-year-old boy next door

escapes his dreams and

rises out of his bunk-bed.

He scurries out the door

as fast as his young legs

will take him.

6: 00 a.m. on a Sunday morning

is the lousiest time of the week

for him.

He elevates his exhausted body onto

his blue ten-speed

and is on his way.

As he is swiftly pedaling away,

his head is suddenly filled with information and news.

After a long and exhausting ride,

he finally approaches the house next door.

He quickly tosses his tired body onto the dew-kissed lawn.

He rolls himself into a snug position and

collects his thoughts.

As he lies still,

he can hardly wait to open up and share them with

the rest of the world.





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on May. 9 2010 at 4:10 pm
MojoStealer95 BRONZE, Amherst, Virginia
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Favorite Quote:
"Sitting in an English Garden waiting for the sun, if the sun don't come you get a tan from standing in the English rain. I am the eggman, they are the eggmen, I am the walrus! Goo goo g'joob.

Interesting concept, I bit deep for me though. I don't completely understand some of it, but it's still good though.

Eilatan GOLD said...
on May. 9 2010 at 2:26 pm
Eilatan GOLD, Old Greenwich, Connecticut
11 articles 1 photo 307 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Nobody is normal. Everybody in the world is a weirdo freak. Except you, which makes you a weirdo freak."

wow, this is really goood1 the ending's very interesting- is the boy meant to represent the paper as well as the paper deliverer?


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