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November 16, 2012
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Your quest is simple
Slay the monsters
You slice through the first-
fractions, puhlease.
To the Forest of Variables-
pssh! Cowardly excuses for monsters.
The Cliffs of Negative-
Ha! What a joke!
The quest is simple-easy.
Until the Mother Monster,
the queen of all beasts.
A Geometry Proof.

You grasp your sword with trembling hands,
approach with caution and care.
But all your efforts are for naught,
For the Proof rises up and strikes!

Death by Geometry.
How embarrassing.

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embrown145 said...
Feb. 28, 2013 at 1:20 pm
hahah very cute!
CammyS replied...
Mar. 1, 2013 at 3:05 pm
thank you!
flanny This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 19, 2013 at 10:17 am
loved it! very entertaining
CammyS replied...
Mar. 1, 2013 at 3:05 pm
Thank you! :)
In_Love_with_Writing said...
Jan. 7, 2013 at 6:40 am
hehe really cute and funny. I liked it a lot :) Can you comment and rate some of my work? I would really appreciate it if you did that for me :)
CammyS replied...
Jan. 7, 2013 at 3:39 pm
Thank you! I will totally read some of your work  
jetta.bliss.pulseThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 5, 2013 at 12:00 pm
THis is great! It's almost humorous reading it, and I think that's the charm to it. I love the beginning, too.
CammyS replied...
Jan. 5, 2013 at 6:05 pm
thank you so much!
Allicat001 said...
Dec. 5, 2012 at 5:50 pm
Exactly how I felt when I had to do geometry proofs last year! *shudder*  Anyway, I absolutely loved this poem, the comparison of geometry to a monster and the voice you added to the poem.  Great job and keep writing! :)
CammyS replied...
Dec. 15, 2012 at 12:45 pm
Thank you so much! It's midterm week and the geometry midterm is... fun.
MayaS. said...
Nov. 30, 2012 at 10:17 pm
I just remembered proofs...up until now I had repressed the horrible memories.... This was such a cute, perfect poem! Especially "Until...until."
CammyS replied...
Dec. 1, 2012 at 1:48 pm
Thank you so much Maya! That really means a lot to me. The funny thing is I love to do proofs, but sometimes they are just so hard. Especially compared with fractions and algebra.
MayaS. replied...
Dec. 5, 2012 at 10:02 pm
Haha... today in math I had to write a proof: "show that the area of an iscoceles triangle with two sides of the constant length 's' is A=(1/2)s(^2)sin(angle). My answer was "abandon ship"
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