Saffron and Sable

October 17, 2009
By AlexSpinden BRONZE, Bear, Delaware
AlexSpinden BRONZE, Bear, Delaware
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Favorite Quote:
" ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country "
-John F. Kennedy

On an Average Day I can be as illustrious as Saffron,
And ready to go
Like clouds that are clearing for the sun.

But on Some Days I can be as down and dirty as charred Sable,
Tarnished and rusted,
Fierce and Aggressive,
Like a migraine hammering into the walls of your head
But today I am fluorescent emerald,
And I am the best that I can be.

The author's comments:
The way that I feel about myself is what compels to keep moving every day. There's that voice in my head saying "Don't give up now, you have to keep trying!" You need to push yourself harder to achieve a goal.

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Laura said...
on Nov. 17 2009 at 8:21 pm
great imagery, let's the reader feel your feelings!


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