Night

November 1, 2011
By 14kohnej2 SILVER, Hong Kong, Other
14kohnej2 SILVER, Hong Kong, Other
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Favorite Quote:
Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish on it's ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing its stupid.-Albert Einstein


As darkness sweeps across the city like a bird in flight,
As the lights of every home in town succumb to the fight,
And as the streets are abandoned with no-one in sight,
And as a child closes his eyes to the blankness of white,
This is the sweet taste of darkness; this is night.


The author's comments:
I love the night, and as some people have made it to look unknown and menacing, in reality it is quite peaceful and uninterrupted, so i just wanted to portray that in a poem.

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CuzRuth said...
on Nov. 20 2011 at 7:28 am
Excellent work!  Well done!

u hugh said...
on Nov. 7 2011 at 8:14 am
wow. this is really great.  we want more.

grammy said...
on Nov. 6 2011 at 8:07 am
Wonderful,sensitive and beautiful poem

on Nov. 6 2011 at 7:52 am
This is beautiful!


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