Ode to the Rain

May 3, 2013
By AbbyJJ GOLD, St. Louis, Missouri
AbbyJJ GOLD, St. Louis, Missouri
17 articles 4 photos 11 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Never say goodbye because saying goodbye means going away and going away means forgetting."


The puddle
leaps
in joy
as I parade through
My boots
crinkle in happiness
as the water engulfs them

The rain splatters cars' roofs
and I whip off my hood
basking in the rain

People stop
and look at me
with judgmental stares
and icy eyes

I do not care
for I am in my paradise

I laugh
and splash about
taking in the world:
the cars honking,
the highway rumbling,
people running to get out of the rain

It is all so perfect
so real
that if I close my eyes
I feel like I'll miss something



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