Swing | Teen Ink


October 6, 2008
By Carolina SILVER, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Carolina SILVER, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
8 articles 3 photos 32 comments

On a sunny day,
in an old backyard,
a lonely swing
rocks back and forth.
The sun beats down upon it,
upon its faded floral cushion.
Although it is old and torn,
the cushion welcomes visitors.
Its paint is chipping
and soon
it will fall,
but the swing still stands,
if only for today.

The author's comments:
Yes, this proves you CAN get something out of math class...

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on Jul. 29 2009 at 8:10 pm
distant_dreamer GOLD, Belmont, New Hampshire
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Favorite Quote:
"Life's a climb, but the view is great!"

I love this poem!!! Your probally right, about the Math part! Lol