a friends life taken



Around the corner I have a friend,
In this great city that has no end,
Yet the days go by and weeks rush on,
And before I know it, a year is gone.
And I never see my old friends face,
For life is a swift and terrible race.
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Submitted on April 13, 2011

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Scheme AABCDD
Closest metre Iambic pentameter
Characters 217
Words 49
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 6

Riley Taylor

Not much to say... Umm, Im 14... and i play the flute, so my mate calls me a bard :3 poetry has been my way of expression since i was 7, and it has changed into my was of life now. Im glad you guys can shre it with me (: Uhh, i play futsal for Queensland, hoping to play for Autralia one day. more…

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