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Adolescence
by Christopher Matthew Collins
Monday, August 24, 2009
Rated "G" by the Author.
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growing up, maturing, aging

 

Nobody.

I dunno.

Not me.

The ghosts of my childhood.

Hidden gremlins of ethics,

The malevolence ensues.

We are blamed for deceit.

Our parents never believed.

As i aged,

I gained wisdom

And the belief faded.

Only to reappear

In my children's

Words...

 

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Reviewed by JMS Bell 8/28/2009
THE BEST WAY TO UNDERSTAND 'ADOLESCENCE' IS TO REMEMBER...'ADOLESCENCE'
WELL WRITTEN AND ENJOYED. BLESSING. JOYCE * HIS INSPIRATIONS
Reviewed by Michelle Mead 8/24/2009
:) Love that ending, made me smile, how true is that- I loved how you opened this with those words made famous by children the world over.



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