Victoria Ritchie

Rookie (17th September 1990)

Tick Tock...Tick Tock...Tick Tock

Watching the clock…
Tick tick tick…
I pass this life by…
Watching the clock…
Tick tick tick….
The precious moments fade to grey…
Watching the clock…
Tick tick tick….
We wait to die…
Watching the clock…
Tick tick tick…
What happens when time runs out…?

Submitted: Thursday, June 08, 2006
Edited: Saturday, August 23, 2008

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  • Rookie Kyra Schaneel (6/21/2012 5:02:00 PM)

    I really like your peom. can i say a suggestion. **only a kind suggestion** for the different ticks it could be like this
    1 tick tock tick
    2 tock tick tock
    3 tick tock tick
    4 tock tick tock
    5 tick..tick... (Report) Reply

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