The Card Player's Aria

August 31, 2010
By KathrynPaige GOLD, McCordsville, Indiana
KathrynPaige GOLD, McCordsville, Indiana
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Favorite Quote:
I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be resigned and tell myself that flies are born to be devoured by spiders and man by his sorrows--Voltaire


An ace of spades
Two jacks well played
And this round has gone to me

A six and four
My only score
And I admit defeat

Skill with luck
Will win the game
Nevertheless
At the end of the day
No one can know
What the cards will deal



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This article has 3 comments.


on Sep. 20 2010 at 7:22 pm
Love this one!! very clever.

Boiler93 said...
on Sep. 20 2010 at 4:27 pm
Must have been inspired by late night cards with Grandma!

anonymous said...
on Sep. 20 2010 at 3:36 pm
haha im first!! i like it!!!


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