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I see the deer. They're so dumb. I stay quiet, he can't be aware of my presence I calm my nerves Clear my mind It's hard at first My mind goes crazy Then it gets clear I see only the deer The trees are gone the leaves... everything. I pull out an arrow This must be fast. I put it on my bow. And now it is the time. My heart beats I can only hear my slow breath. I breathe in, breathe out. And I shoot.




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SavannaintheskyThis 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...
today at 7:03 pm
I like the imagery a lot!
 
loveshersheys said...
Dec. 24, 2012 at 1:06 pm
I love this poem. It's so short and beautiful!
 
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