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The flames crackle and hiss
As the wood is piled on
Their existence almost extinguished
By one thoughtless act
They snake up the chimney
As quiet as a mouse
Yet they roar like a lion
To eat up the kindling
Spit out ash
This is what they live for
A short life
But every second is worth it

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Apr. 12, 2013 at 6:44 pm:
I love this poem!
 
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GreenGirl13 said...
Jun. 18, 2010 at 9:37 am:
Wow... That was beautiful.
 
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