Finish

April 4, 2012
By Abbie5 BRONZE, Fresno, California
Abbie5 BRONZE, Fresno, California
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Favorite Quote:
"writers write, so they can taste life twice"


I set out to do twenty,
I only do ten;
I set out to run the full course,
I only run half;
I set out with a heart full of adventure,
But I stop at the first obstacle;
I have more than ten forts in my yard,
Not one is finished;
I tried a diet,
Sorry, chocolate called my name;
I put up a Christmas tree,
I only bought lights;
I tried writing a novel,
There was no ending;
I attempted reading a book,
I lost it the next day;
I played a game,
But I got tired and started walking;
In everything I did, finishing was always a problem
Just like I didn’t finish this
Poem………


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on Apr. 18 2012 at 7:25 am
beautifulspirit PLATINUM, Alpharetta, Georgia
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Favorite Quote:
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
--Eleanor Roosevelt

Funny poem~ It's great! We all half finish stuff, so many will be able to relate to your poem.

on Apr. 9 2012 at 5:05 pm
JadedHeart GOLD, Somewhere, Georgia
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Wonderful! I think its great!

butterfly123 said...
on Apr. 9 2012 at 11:50 am
butterfly123, Banglore, Other
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hey! nice one !! it is smug and funny at the same time , i lke that :). lol. everytime i try dieting chocolate calls my name too XD. great work and keep writing !!

on Apr. 7 2012 at 5:23 pm
XxBellaxX BRONZE, Bronx New York, New York
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Favorite Quote:
\"Remember as a child when you\'d try to express yourself by drawing a picture, but your clumsy motor skills just couldn\'t do it, so you crinkled up the picture? So now that you\'re older, where are your pictures, or are you still stuck in that child\'s mind of crackling up your ideas? Express your thoughts, no matter how silly you may think they are!\"

nice poem i like how you didnt finish anything haha great job

Poetpassion said...
on Apr. 6 2012 at 2:19 am
you finished the poem perfectly well,
great effort, amazing poem.....

-Sammie- said...
on Apr. 5 2012 at 10:45 pm
-Sammie-, Clovis, California
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Favorite Quote:
"He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain that which he cannot lose."

"I do not know what the future holds, but I know who holds the future."

Wow!!!!! That was an AMAZING poem!!!!! I totally didn't see the ending coming it was so funny! This is a great poem it SO deserves to be published!!!

on Apr. 5 2012 at 8:01 pm
_ella_herondale BRONZE, San Diego, California
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Favorite Quote:
"...If the Thames that ran beside them...recalled a night where the moon shone as brightly as a shilling on the same boy and girl... and thought to themselves, 'at last, the wheel comes full circle,' they kept their silence."

LOVE IT! wow i felt like u were describing me because i totally do this!! You totally played off human ways. Nice job! I also really liked how simply simple it was!

on Apr. 5 2012 at 7:49 pm
AlaskaGirl GOLD, Klawock, Alaska
11 articles 4 photos 147 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Screw the shining armor. I will take my man in dirty camo any day"

I really love this!!! The ending totally suprised me!!!! I love it!!!!




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