CHILDISH DREAMS

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    CHILDISH DREAMS

     

     

    Forever young in these  changing times,

    I refuse to grow and face the crimes.

    If time held still I could hold on tight,

    And my dream of youth could finally take flight.

    I prefer to laugh out loud and cry with ease,

    But as you grow older, others begin to tease.

    It doesn’t matter, because if you can’t accept me,

    Then you have lost what is my secret quality.

    Because I’m not afraid to be a kid,

    And I refuse to keep these feelings hid.

    So if per chance you ask me to grow up,

    I’m by far more mature,

    Because I didn’t give up.

     

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    crazzyy4u commented on CHILDISH DREAMS

    11-19-2009

    nice work hold on to your childhood and never let go

    kittman101 commented on CHILDISH DREAMS

    09-08-2009

    you didnt loose a part of yourself, you held on tight for the ride of your life. the quality you possess is one very few still have. to know you can laugh and cry, because you still know how is a wonderful thing. deep in your being, it shows your inner self is setting with your soul helping it to stay alive and grow. you lost nothing but gained a deeper insight

    MrGee commented on CHILDISH DREAMS

    07-12-2009

    EXCELLENT! The poem is so honest and endearing. the line Forever young in these changing times, I refuse to grow and face the crimes. This is what I meant when I indicate the need for concise line and you are most concise in this poem.

    If I feel physically as if the top of my head were taken off, I know that is poetry.

    Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) American poet.

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