If Tree's Would Speak

March 26, 2012
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Have you ever wondered what it would sound like,
If tree's would speak?
Ever wondered if they'd be loud or quiet,
Timid or bold?
Let me answer all these questions
Yes, yes, yeas, and yes
And since the tree's do not speak to you,
I will speak for them
They are can be soft or they can be powerful,
Like whispers in the wind,
Or shouting in the distance,
They might stutter or they might sing,
In the tender, slightly-raspy tone of a grandmother,
Or in the rambunctiously playful tone of a child,
Either way they will tell you the same thing
'We are dying out. Our brothers, sisters, fathers, and mothers are dying with us. End our suffering. Save us, save us,'
But you cannot hear them, so they use limbs and leaves,
But yet, you still do not listen
And then, they start to weep
A tree is not meant to weep
And so that is why you will always wonder,
What it would sound like,
If tree's would speak

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albinotiger said...
Jul. 25, 2012 at 4:09 pm
I first checked out your work cause of your screen name (big harry potter fan!!) and im glad i did becuase u r amazing at poetry!! (PS I <3 maximum ride! cant wait till last book)
HarryPotterLover30 replied...
Jul. 27, 2012 at 6:08 pm
Oh, thank you! Hehe. (I alsocan't wait for the last to come out- have you read my fan fic?) I don't do poetry all that much, and I just decided to try something new. :) If you havent already, check out my other stories! thanks! :)
ZhadaMone said...
Jun. 11, 2012 at 8:12 pm
What made you think of this ? If it's okay with me asking.
StellaDPloom said...
Apr. 11, 2012 at 8:28 pm
This is so amazing. It's just... I don't even know how to describe it. I love this so much!
HarryPotterLover30 replied...
Apr. 11, 2012 at 10:54 pm
Thanks! Really though? I always kinda thought that I wasn't very good at poems........
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