Brick Wall

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Why did you do that to yourself?

You ruined your own life

I watched you separate yourself

building a brick wall.

Slowly cementing brick by brick

until the wall was tall.

Only then did you realize

how much the other side was worth.

But sadly for you,

the only ladder available

is sitting next to me.





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annelindy said...
Feb. 5, 2011 at 12:31 pm
Great description! :)
 
Tiffanie_marie This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 31, 2011 at 5:00 pm

I really like this poem! Is this some sort of personal experience you had?

 

p.s please check out some of my work and comment! I would really appreciate it!

 
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