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The bat

The ball

The mitt.


That’s all I can think about.

I can only see myself with

those items by my side,

and stands filled with bright

posters that have my name on them.


Most girls my age think about

boys, drama, or breaking a nail,

but I’m not most girls.

All I want to do is go to college

and play softball.

I’m not the best, I know,

but I can be the best.

Iwill be known for my softball,

I will be a legend.


I can see me at the plate,

an I.U. jersey on with Shoultz

and 13 on the back.

playing as a freshman,

I feel the jealousy from the other players.

I am so excited!

I hear my mom crying on the phone

when she hears the news.

My parents have never been

so happy since I made the

honor roll in first grade.

The bat,

The mitt,

The ball,

It’s life!





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Mweso50 said...
Apr. 24, 2014 at 10:15 am
I can so relate to this! This is literally like my life in one poem. 
 
♥lovaa♥ said...
Dec. 15, 2010 at 7:43 pm
nicole why do have to be sooo mean. i mean for her to have the courage to put this on the internet, it takes a lot! its a great poem and its pretty much me... except unversity of texas, #10, and HOLDEN on the back lol! it really is great
 
Nicole said...
May 5, 2010 at 9:40 am
this poem is the worst poem ever!!
 
BookWorm replied...
Aug. 26, 2010 at 4:40 pm

This poem is great!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I can totaly relate to it!

 
Cam741 replied...
Nov. 2, 2011 at 5:56 pm
I loved this poem I play softball and I love it we both have the same dream of playing softball in high school, college, and professionally. I've been around baseball and softball all my life and I love it so much. I'm going to share this with everyone especially my family, baseball, and softball friends and family!!!!!!!! Great job on this poem!!!!!!!
 
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