Jamey Einrem

(Nebraska)

Our House


Our house is a house we built together
We have laid every brick one by one
We have nailed every board one blow at a time
Our house is a house we built together

Every board is not perfect some are not straight
Some walls are built in the wrong place
We must carefully remove those boards
We must carefully remove those walls

We must rebuild them in the correct place
We must replace each board one by one
Until the holes are all closed
Until all the walls are in the right place

When we finish we can stand back and say
This is our house, a house we built together

Submitted: Monday, February 25, 2008

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