Treasure Island

Heather Burns


A Tea Party


Oh!
my friend

long ago
two small
girls
were seen
having
their
tea party

Last night
one
did not
attend

the other
took a
sip of
tea

then
refilled
her cup
with
bitter
tears.






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Submitted: Thursday, June 02, 2011
Edited: Saturday, August 09, 2014

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  • Wahab Abdul (5/21/2013 10:02:00 AM)

    other girl did not attended party because she died, very sad but one has to accept that in life..though we understand tears still come...10 (Report) Reply

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