La muerte

October 28, 2010
By sandi9411 GOLD, Watsonville, California
sandi9411 GOLD, Watsonville, California
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Favorite Quote:
"I contradict myself"


One day la muerte came to my house
I sqeauled and shrieked and hid like a mouse
I begged for her to go away
to spare my life escape this fate
She laughed at me and came my way
So I closed my eyes and thought of happier days
But to bad for her because she didnt know
That my door was locked, so she had to go.


The author's comments:
In class we were assigned to write a poem about escaping death, mocking it in a way to learn about Dia de los muertos, nn Mexico. We are learning the way they take death and respond to it.

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