Sea Salt

November 26, 2009
By kaleyj SILVER, East Lyme, Connecticut
kaleyj SILVER, East Lyme, Connecticut
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Favorite Quote:
"In school, my teacher had us
write down what we wanted to
be when we grew up. I wrote
down "happy". She told me I
didn't understand the assignment.
I told her she didn't understand life."


Calloused toes sizzle
On dunes
of sea-shell sand.

Flip Flops flop
On the rocks,
And waves caress the shore.

Going home,
back up the street,
returning to the world.

No souvenier,
Except, perhaps,
The sea salt on my cheeks.



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BoJammin GOLD said...
on Jan. 3 2010 at 8:24 pm
BoJammin GOLD, Niantic, Connecticut
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Favorite Quote:
"A ship is safe in a harbour, but that is not where a ship is meant to stay"

i love this one. did you write this in seventh grade?


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