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To a Younger Version of Myself MAG

November 13, 2008
By Rubidoux SILVER, Northfield, Minnesota
Rubidoux SILVER, Northfield, Minnesota
7 articles 16 photos 4 comments

Dear Me,
I do believe
you should find this letter
between volumes of
Harry Potter books
on a dark and rainy

There are many things
I feel I could tell you
that might make your world
a little easier.

But in doing so
you would lose
the spontaneity of life
The sudden, sharp
of losing a friend, or
joy felt on that 4th of July
spent with him
even if it was

…There is one thing
I’ll let you know.
In the spelling bee
(you’ll win this time
instead of getting second place)
if you spell
with an A
not an O

Good Luck,

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on Aug. 21 2009 at 4:39 pm
ComebackCadillac SILVER, Fredericksburg, Virginia
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I loved how this was done.

on Aug. 16 2009 at 3:43 am PLATINUM, Beaumont, Other
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Very cute and clever. Awesome job!