Anandita Bhalerao

Rookie (3rd August,1997)

Did You Know? Poem by Anandita Bhalerao


Did you know? I'm the best swimmer in school,
Except for the 16 times I almost drowned in the pool.

Did you know? In my races I'm very fast,
I don't understand how I always come last!

Did you know? I have even written a song,
Some people call only 11 pages and 13 lines long!

Did you know? I've come first in class,
But if you're not counting backwards than I've come last.

Did you know? I love reading books,
But my friends say 'It is all about the looks.'

Someone asked me, 'Why do you call yourself 'the king'? '
I answered, 'Didn't you know? I'm the best at everything! '

Submitted: Friday, July 25, 2008

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  • Rookie angelianne 1012 (7/25/2008 11:46:00 AM)

    very nice..i was literally laughing while reading the first few lines of this poem...but inspite of the irony i also enjoy ur honesty..10/10... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 69 Points Sathyanarayana M V S (7/25/2008 11:30:00 AM)

    Good. Poems showing modesty and irony always appeal.9
    sathya narayana (Report) Reply

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