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Author Name: FreeJam 5 Comments
Date Added: October 03, 2004 11:10:29 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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The T-Shirt
He puts on his crumpled t-shirt,
Tries hard to smooth it out,
But the crinkles always remain;
He wishes there was an iron about.

Itís stretched, seams are fraying,
Colour is faded, sleeves are torn,
But itís all heís ever had,
The only thing he would have worn.

People stare as he walks on by,
Noticing it constantly declining,
But to him itís as good as new,
To him itís bright and shining.

During the day it gets dirty again,
He puts it in the wash at home.
Without it he feels so naked,
He feels empty, he feels alone.

He puts it on and goes to sleep.
Comfort and peace on his face
He dreams of better days,
Secure in his t-shirtís warm embrace.
Author's Notes:
Came up with this today when I was putting on my favourite, but threadbare, t-shirt, was tempted to put it in the dedications section :)
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Comments:
Comment By: FreeChelsea W on September 5, 2006 12:02:13 PM Report
Oooh haha it sould have gone in the dedications section!! lol, I like this a lot...
-Chelsea

Comment By: FreeAnya den Teuling on June 26, 2006 02:12:29 PM Report
We all have our favourites, comfort, sentiment, memories. Nice Write.

Cat

Comment By: FreeHelen on November 11, 2004 04:37:44 PM Report
like this. T-shirt, yeah.
Comment By: FreeZoocatcj on October 13, 2004 05:05:44 AM Report
this one's sweet. nice write
Comment By: FreeBrittany on October 4, 2004 10:14:09 AM Report
hehe i like this one great job :)
Brittany




 


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