One in a Million

December 30, 2012
“One in a million”,
is what they say.
That’s not an excuse,
to lose your faith.

What do you consider,
that “one” to be?
A star, a hero,
ever so lovely?

Let me tell you something,
since you don’t know who you are.
You my friend,
are somebody’s lovely hero and star.

Don’t repeat the phrase,
the phrase that might be true.
Unfortunately if you keep saying it,
you’ll forget that the “one” can be you.

If everybody said,
“No, I can’t do it. What are the odds?”
This world would be deprived,
of such wonderful talent and applause.

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DirectingGabs said...
Jan. 12, 2013 at 12:10 am
this was beautiful!
WaffleOcean2934 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 6, 2013 at 3:57 pm
This was really interesting to read.  Good word choice!  :)
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