Heather Burns


Costume Jewelry


When very young
I bought into
a ring

expecting
precious metal

instead
costume jewelry.

Submitted: Thursday, November 07, 2013
Edited: Saturday, November 09, 2013

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  • Freshman - 2,488 Points Wahab Abdul (11/10/2013 10:42:00 AM)

    i bought into a ring expecting precious metal instead costume jewellery...love the theme of the poem... (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 3,943 Points Tirupathi Chandrupatla (11/8/2013 7:16:00 PM)

    With age experience enables one to recognize purity of an object. Maybe innocent days are valuable, there is no difference between costume jewelry and precious. Nicely brought out in the poem. Thank you. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 501 Points Tribhawan Kaul (11/8/2013 9:15:00 AM)

    All that glitters is not gold....lovely. However many interpretations of this lovely poem can be given. Outer appearance is never true...goes with the human behavior too.. (Report) Reply

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