Lemons | Teen Ink


June 10, 2015
By BoobooBeetle DIAMOND, Jacksonville, Florida
BoobooBeetle DIAMOND, Jacksonville, Florida
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Favorite Quote:
“A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.”
G.K. Chesterton

"And you, you ridiculous people, you expect me to help you."
Denis Johnson

Stinging you eyes,

Refreshing your sweet tea,

Sliced on a plate, tempting.

The author's comments:

This is a poem about lemons in which I don't use commonly used words to refer to them: lemon, yellow, round, fruit, citrus, tart, juicy, peel, and sour. This is what I came up with.

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