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Somebody

One day, somebody I shall be.
With the skills of Poe,
And the fame of Twain.
I will be unstoppable,
Churning out poetry
Left and right.
Nary a nap in between.
Fame and fortune,
Thy come at a cost.
One day, poets like me
Shall forever be gone.
But we will all live on.



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Mr.packerbear12This 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. said...
Feb. 13 at 11:16 pm:
I really like how you used poets to comapre yourself to, amd poets I enjoy reading so it was easy to understand why you chose those poets. Keep wrotong!!
 
ChrisTid7 replied...
Feb. 13 at 11:20 pm :
I figured they were good comparisons... :p
 
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j.g.poemsThis 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. said...
Feb. 13 at 5:29 pm:
I absoultey love this poem and honestly, one of the best I have read on TeenInk. You are really talented!
 
ChrisTid7 replied...
Feb. 13 at 9:04 pm :
That compliment means SOOO much. Thank you!!!
 
j.g.poemsThis 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. replied...
Feb. 14 at 9:48 am :
Your welcome :)
 
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