A Black-Velvet Sky MAG

By Unknown, Unknown, Unknown

Strapped into the backseat of our car,
I gaze up at the black-velvet sky
and see a star.
The star is white,
radiant and brimming
with twinkling light.
So tiny, so high
it shines alone,
in the nighttime sky.
The car rolls along as I wonder,
Does the star belong?
The night is enveloping
the car like a cotton cloud.
Suddenly before my eyes
the first star appears
faster than light flies.
more stars come out from
the shadows
And into the black-velvet night
I see the sky become
a star-stuffed sight.


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on Apr. 21 2009 at 1:33 pm
TheRealAriel1995 PLATINUM, Highland Village, Texas
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Favorite Quote:
"See in what peace a Christian can die." - Joseph Addison
"How come everyone will come to your´╗┐ funeral, but nobody will come see you when you are living?"

Simple but extrordinary!

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on Apr. 3 2009 at 2:32 pm
Harneet BRONZE, Chandigarh, Other
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hey....sweet and simple poem....its beautiful!...i like ur topic..!

on Apr. 1 2009 at 9:46 pm
Great! I loved it all! :3


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