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Sheltered, If Slightly

September 17, 2009
By Zero_K DIAMOND, Moosic, Pennsylvania
Zero_K DIAMOND, Moosic, Pennsylvania
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Favorite Quote:
"Life's no fun if you're not insane, otherwise you grow up to be an accountant." -Moi

Hand in hand
Beneath the trees
Afraid but sheltered
If slightly
From the raging storm

Islands in the stream
We’ve got no place to go
Just content to drift along
As silently we dream

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LastChapter said...
on Jan. 28 2011 at 9:23 pm
LastChapter, Hempstead, New York
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Favorite Quote:
(couldn't think of anything better at the time) "Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."-Dr.Martin Luther King Jr.

i can't quite name exactly what this poem has or said or what particular quality it has, but i just completely love it. i don't know. it's just...simple, sure. but at the same time, a perfect example on how, sometimes, less is more. (word wise)