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underneath their
calloused demeanor
is a vibrancy
acquired painstakingly
during their births
into careers of
exhilaration and panache
achieved on the
fingerboard, the stage
on which violent rage stars
in orchestrations
of fury’s antonyms

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Eilatan This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
May 16, 2010 at 12:19 pm:
you are very talented, my friend
 
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sydney_hope This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
May 16, 2010 at 6:03 am:
I live in Singapore, too! :) I'm from America though. Great poem :)
 
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blackamethyst said...
Nov. 15, 2009 at 5:32 pm:
I've played for five years and I love it. keep writing :)
 
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whenitrains said...
Jan. 9, 2009 at 8:47 pm:
wow! this is an amazing poem. i can relate to it, too, because i have played the violin for six years so far. great job.
 
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