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My Goalie Mask
by Gustavo White

Saturday, September 25, 2004
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Hiding behind the mask

My goalie mask:


Protects me

From the snow of prejudice



One-hundred mile-per-hour insults


Reflects who I am

Without telling who I am


Make me equal

To those around me


2004 Gustavo White

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Reviewed by A PAX 9/25/2004
oh man
this is raw
my take on this.........
well I don't think the mask makes you equal.........because you are already are not the one hurling insults......see them for what they are a fine person who would not treat people as you are apparently being treated, and that says alot for your nature and soul........
be strong......I have a feeling you already yourself thru your writing........its a gift and a talent to be able to bare your soul that well..........A
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 9/25/2004
There's power within these few little lines. Loved this.

Sandie May Angel

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