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You are Like a Snowflake



You are like a snowflake
Unique in every way
Beautiful to look at
But cold as ice in heart
You own the sky
For a little while
Then gently fall to the ground
Hitting without a sound
You stay there until the cold is gone
And then you melt away
From the ground
And from my heart
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Submitted on March 17, 2011

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Words 57
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 12

Elizabeth Hope Ralston

Hi, I am a preteen who loves poetry and is entranced by natural beauty. My poems reflect how I am feeling at the moment, or how I am thinking at the time. more…

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