Out The Door MAG

By Unknown, Unknown, Unknown

   Tear-washed eyes glance

up at the faded picture:

curly blond hair in pig-tails,

wide toothpaste commercial smile,

big blue eyes -

full of innocence,

full of wonder;

wonder about things

I now know - or think I know

and want - need to explore independently

I grab

my favorite stuffed animal

and leave for college.

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on Nov. 3 2010 at 6:22 pm
SMWells PLATINUM, Carlisle, South Carolina
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Favorite Quote:
Some truths best left unspoken.

I like it. your not afraid to say things that others are likely to critisise. I laughed over this one. But trust me, I was not laughing at you.


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