Bittersweet Nostalgia

August 20, 2012
By Garrett93 SILVER, Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Garrett93 SILVER, Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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Favorite Quote:
"Life is the childhood of our immortality" Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

As if it were only yesterday,
I walked the halls of this elementary school,
Conversing with new found friends,
Brimming with childish jokes and joy,
But what lies before me now,
Is a mass of memories mangled beyond recognition.

It may be gone today,
But its walls still stand tall,
Within the boundaries of my mind,
Where I may re-enter that school,
And remember what it feels like
To be a child again.

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