As usual

May 3, 2011
By TAMARA Sabbagh BRONZE, Moreland Hills, Ohio
TAMARA Sabbagh BRONZE, Moreland Hills, Ohio
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the highly anticipated bell

stabs the hollow silence

then fills it full with its blasting glare

as all the gates open

-simultaneousely-

and the racers pour out like anxious lava

burst out of bloated volcanoes

holding true

to their ashy breath

and like lava

they slow down

to capture me

so I don?t escape

their slicing words

carving shapes out of me

to their liking

so I have to struggle

to put together

the jigsaw puzzle

while they, fascinated,

devotedly soak up

every word

tossed to the class.

they are here

to learn

after all.


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