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How lovely is the beach on which the
children play

on which I will never play
As I drive through the streets bordered by school children I think

Never will I be one of them
A yellow bus smiling faces peer at me

Never will or was I a smiling face
Girls with thick hair whip it across
their shoulders

Never will I have hair to whip across
my shoulders
But they, they will never sleep in a hospital bed, dying

Only I shall suffer that fate.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.




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YankeeSwagg said...
Mar. 19, 2011 at 9:56 am
love this poem (:
 
Anpet32 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Mar. 19, 2011 at 7:53 pm

thank you

 

 
FindTheBeautyIn_Everything said...
Jan. 28, 2011 at 1:32 pm
Lovelovelove!
 
iknowyourheart said...
May 14, 2010 at 5:27 pm
Aww baby if this is about you I'm sorry.
 
Amolatina This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
May 15, 2010 at 6:14 am
its not about me
 
still-a-novice replied...
May 15, 2010 at 9:50 am
That's so lucky. Don't you feel bad for people that have to go through this. They never know what it's like to walk on a beach.
 
Lilacs_Smell_Wonnerful This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Dec. 28, 2010 at 7:56 pm

It does stink. Really bad. From the time I was three, until I was fifteen, that was my story. I am amazed that someone can write it so well, when it is not about them. It is just how you feel. My poem about it, "Windows" tells my personal story. I loved it. Thank god for major operations that actually go right, or that would still be my story. Either that, or I just wouldn't be here to read your amazing poem. :) Loved it. Do you know someone who is going through that, or went through it? Beca... (more »)

 
Anpet32 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Jan. 8, 2011 at 7:39 am
No I don't have a personal expirience. I am really sorry for you
 
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