Waiting This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

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   The drawer opens

the party stops

they don't move

or breath or talk.

All of them wait

in silent fear as

my hand reaches

in for a pair.

Two of them leave

and everyone cheers

for they were not

picked for the messy

duty to be my socks!


This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.






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babigerl1194 said...
Jul. 12, 2010 at 11:03 am
ahha. i liked it. it was funny. at first i was like wtf then when you said socks i LOL'd. i love when things make me laugh and are yet poetic. oh and nice few rhymes. plz check my wokr too though xD
 
Kiersten said...
Jul. 12, 2010 at 1:07 am
haha... i really liked this... i showed it to my best friend, because she has really smelly feet, and she started laughing... this is really well done, and i love the personification of the socks... good job :)
 
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