Sigh | Teen Ink

Sigh

January 21, 2022
By TheRareBreed PLATINUM, Lambertville, Michigan
TheRareBreed PLATINUM, Lambertville, Michigan
42 articles 0 photos 56 comments

Favorite Quote:
“The apple doesn't fall far from the tree." I guess that means we're just products of whoever made us and we don't have much control. The thing is, when people use that phrase, they ignore the most critical part: the falling. Within the logic of that saying, the apple falls every single time. Not falling isn't an option. So, if the apple has to fall, the most important question in my mind is what happens to it upon hitting the ground? Does it touch down with barely a scratch? Or does it smash on impact? Two vastly different fates. When you think about it, who cares about its proximity to the tree or what type of tree spawned it? What really makes all the difference, then, is how we land.”
― Val Emmich, Dear Evan Hansen


you ever felt the sigh of relief,

when all of the world seizes to speak.

when its all so quiet even the moon,

will sit still on a bright afternoon.

The sun has dimmed and the world will spin,

but this moment is yours no matter the tune.

the tune of the music, 

so pure and sweet.

a tune for your ears only,

in this summer of heat.

so close your eyes and bask in its hum,

as you've finally made it,

a friend of some.


The author's comments:

For all those who have just completed something. Take a breath and listen... It's quiet. You've made it. Enjoy it, relish it. Make the music shine.


Similar Articles

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

This article has 2 comments.


on Feb. 5 at 10:58 am
CaliFranceGurl648 GOLD, San Diego, California
11 articles 1 photo 125 comments

Favorite Quote:
“I am a California girl, born and raised, so flip-flops and cutoff shorts are my go-to look."

– Meghan Markle

Great vibes you're givin

Afra DIAMOND said...
on Jan. 25 at 1:34 pm
Afra DIAMOND, Kandy, Other
79 articles 7 photos 1682 comments

Favorite Quote:
"You can’t ask other people to believe you and vote for you if you don’t back yourself."
-Jacinda Ardern-

"If I can make someone's day brighter, happier, better, that makes me happier."
-Ava Max-

"A writer must never be short of ideas."
-Gabriel Agreste- (Fictional character- Miraculous)

"A Bridge Has Two Sides."
-Elsa- (Fictional character- Frozen)

“I knew who I was as a girl but I had to find who I was as a woman.”
-Delta Goodrem-

Nice message you conveyed there!!! Reading this poem simply soothed my heart!!! Keep writing... ★★★