Shadows

July 11, 2010
By Allison Benz GOLD, Phoenix, Arizona
Allison Benz GOLD, Phoenix, Arizona
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Shadows are following me
I am trapped between the shadows and the fence
My insane mind telling me
To go over the fence
But my legs wouldn’t move
I am paralyzed with fear
Seconds morph into hours, move
So slowly I could hear
The short silence between the chimes
DING—DONG, DING—DONG reach to my ear
The shadows moving in rhythm with the chimes
Even closer to me
Shadows reaching their black hands to me



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Shahed GOLD said...
on Aug. 9 2010 at 4:05 pm
Shahed GOLD, Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Favorite Quote:
"People are like tea bags, they don't realize their own strength until they're dropped in hot water "
“People are often unreasonable and self-centered. Forgive them anyway.
If you are kind, people may accuse you of ulterior motives. Be kind anyway."

First of all , the picture reminds me of an old friend.. so this had a special touch .. I like it! I like to be the 1st to comment.. :) Good job!

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