The Game

March 3, 2010
By Alexis Reed GOLD, Clarkdale, Arizona
Alexis Reed GOLD, Clarkdale, Arizona
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Pick a partner;
Play as a team.
Roll the dice:
Move ahead three.


Pick a card--
Backtrack one.
The dealer rolls;
Their turn is done.


Across the board
Pieces dance.
Players fall,
They've lost their chance.


Closer and closer,
Obstacles abound.
Just one more move,
We've won this round.


Play Again?


The author's comments:
This poem is about the "game" of dating...working to find a successful (winning) relationship. I bet you wouldn't have thought that had you only read the poem, and not the description. Tell me your thoughts. Thanks for reading :)

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on Mar. 28 2010 at 7:05 pm
xBaByGiRrL22x PLATINUM, Pearl River, New York
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Favorite Quote:
"The goal isn't to live forever, but create something that will."
"If you wanna go, baby let's go; if you wanna rock, I'm ready to roll.''
"No one ever said it'd be easy. They just said it'd be worth it." <3

wow i luvv this. the descriptions r amazing. awesome job!! keep writing


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