Circle

December 17, 2009
By BoJammin GOLD, Niantic, Connecticut
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"


Tarnished hands, stuck in my pockets,
Worn cap smothers straggly hair,
Collar turned up agianst the wind.
I wander past bundled houses,
Cozy and warm,
With memories on their mantles.
Fires burn within,
Windows glint in the afternoon,
Stealing a bit of the sun's claim to fame.
Sigh and keep walking,
Reprinting my footsteps,
Looking for the end of this circle,
Wondering if I chose the right path.


The author's comments:
This is a follow - up poem to Robert Frost's The Road not Taken

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on Jan. 20 2010 at 3:25 pm
ShernayB. DIAMOND, Southfield, Michigan
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Favorite Quote:
"Some things will never change"---Tupac

Beautiful. :)


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