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Box Under My Bed

February 27, 2009
By lightbearer GOLD, North Bloomfield, Ohio
lightbearer GOLD, North Bloomfield, Ohio
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The box under my bed been
There for as long as I remember.
It's filled with newspaper clippings,
Drawings, and old school tests and notes.
And yet, I still manage to fit more.
Through time, it becomes amazing
How mush one accumulates.
Everything from paper to clothes
To long-lost toys can be found in the box.
Some are saddened when they look upon their box.
But I am not.
I love my box and all the memories
It holds in its care.
For as one grows older,
I believe that we
Should be able to reflect on days passed
By using the box as a guide.
Thus the invention of the box, or box's in my case,
Under the bed aught too be regarded
With remembrance.

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LIKEwhoaa GOLD said...
on Aug. 17 2009 at 10:01 pm
LIKEwhoaa GOLD, Carrollton, Texas
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Favorite Quote:
The important thing is this: To be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are for what we could become.
-Charles DuBois

nice:) its got a really good flow to it in line 7, i think you meant to put much, but you put mush:) haha just saying GREAT job

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on Aug. 14 2009 at 6:36 pm
jennee21_ann GOLD, Helper, Utah
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Favorite Quote:
"Don't gain the world and lose your soul....wisdom is better than silver or gold."

"You can always close a book, but you can never close the mind of a writer."

wow :) this is explaining exactly how if feel about my box under my bed. you did a brilliant job thinking every emotion through and writing it down :) great piece. i think so many people can relate to this and it makes this even more special...5 stars :) check out some of my work and comment, i love the feedback!