Heather burns

Senryu 5-7-5- Pretty Jewelry

Chancing not my heart
again to pretty jewelry
I've outgrown the ring

Submitted: Sunday, November 10, 2013
Edited: Monday, November 11, 2013

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  • Susy Evelyne (11/28/2013 3:47:00 PM)

    Love the stylish 'Chancing not my heart again to pretty jewelry'. You tell quite a tale in this excellent little 'haiku' type poem. Let's call it a gem! (Report) Reply

  • Tirupathi Chandrupatla (11/11/2013 7:45:00 PM)

    We make many mistakes in life. Outgrowing each and carrying on with life is the way to go. Thank you for putting life's philosophy in a few lines. (Report) Reply

  • Dave Walker (11/11/2013 3:11:00 PM)

    Short and sweet, we can only grow with the mistakes we make.
    A great little poem. (Report) Reply

  • Wahab Abdul (11/11/2013 12:08:00 PM)

    that good for you that you outgrown the ring....in fact every one should outgrow the unhappy situation..10. (Report) Reply

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