Theresa Ann Moore

Rookie - 0 Points (1940 / Michigan, U.S.A.)

A Change Of Luck - Poem by Theresa Ann Moore

It is said that a four leafed clover
Brings good luck to those that find
In the middle summer I looked all over
For a magic leaf of four… a rare kind

Then one day I discovered a quad-leaf
Inconspicuously growing in the lawn
Good luck would mine… this was my belief
Tomorrow will improve starting at dawn

The next morning I brushed my teeth
Then splashed warm water on my face
I did not notice the cat beneath my feet
Tripped and fell with no time to brace

Standing with bruised knees I wondered
How can this happen, how is it possible?
What twist of chance caused this blunder?
In too much haste… I was accountable

Then I realized that maybe I was fortunate
It least I did not break my bones in the fall
Hope for luck, turned out to be a distraction
Maybe an uneventful day is the luckiest of all…


Comments about A Change Of Luck by Theresa Ann Moore

  • (3/16/2009 11:12:00 AM)

    Love this. love it love it love it....a real good poem. (Report) Reply

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  • (12/8/2008 4:37:00 AM)

    Gobsmacked by this one dear... You have a wonderful way of describing an event and putting thoughtful words to describe it.. 10/10 dear (Report) Reply

  • (2/25/2008 12:10:00 AM)

    Darn Cat. Events do happen daily. This one got your attention. Nice write.

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  • (2/11/2008 10:12:00 PM)

    Could be true, nice work..

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  • (2/6/2008 9:12:00 AM)

    hi Theresa! The four lief clover that you found, brought you luck when you fell down! *10*!
    Your injury was not severe, because you had this clover near!
    Friend Thad
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, February 6, 2008

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