Banana - Poem by Elena Plotkin
I grew up with a bunch of others,
Just me with my sisters and brothers.
When I was younger, I was green and tough,
But as I grew older, I discovered life could be rough.
I changed and grew softer, some called me yellow.
But I was no coward, just a very cautious fellow.
Because where I come from you never know the day,
That your whole family gets eaten or just carted away.
Poet's Notes about The Poem
Please see my other fruit poems 'Orange' and 'Grape'.
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