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A frozen moment, waiting for the war to begin,
His eyes closed, his ears searching for sound,
Imagining what is to come,
His daydream suddenly stops, his eyes flash open
Each breath hangs in the air like a cloud
The arena is rocking with sound but he can’t hear it,
He can only hear his heart.
Then, it is his time to glide across a frozen battlefield.
The whistle blows.
He wakes up.




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ZAVERY said...
Apr. 16, 2010 at 2:53 pm:
Wow! I love the ending the most. So strange, and it leaves you amazed and confused at the same time. Nice job on this!
 
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dule_91 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Nov. 25, 2009 at 1:16 pm:
Elizabeth, thank you for your comment, I'm glad you like it :) I also read your poem and I think it's really great, it involves so many themes and I was in thoughts after I read it xD
 
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Usslincoln said...
Nov. 2, 2009 at 1:18 pm:
WOW! it feels like the reader is in the shoes of a soldier, amazing! two thumbs up!!
 
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choirchic said...
Oct. 28, 2009 at 2:54 pm:
that was really good. i liked it
 
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