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Who Is This Woman MAG

December 19, 2012
By Sophie Samuels BRONZE, Windham, New Hampshire
Sophie Samuels BRONZE, Windham, New Hampshire
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Who is this woman?
She appears at the funeral.
Her dress is too big for her
Her shoes don't match
Her face is emotionless
And numb
Why is she here?
She isn't related.
Maybe
She is a stranger
A stranger who poured his coffee in the café
Or passed him on the street at the subway
Or sold him something at a store
Who is this woman
With her frizzy hair
And beginning wrinkles
Why is she here?
Maybe
She was just someone who cared.


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on Dec. 19 2012 at 7:21 pm
AlwaysAntlers SILVER, Kingsport, Tennessee
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Favorite Quote:
“Don't forget - no one else sees the world the way you do, so no one else can tell the stories that you have to tell.”
― Charles de Lint, (from his book,The Blue Girl)

Wow. This is really good, and it makes you think about the people you interact with, and whether if they would care. Great job!