Reba Haapala

Football - Poem by Reba Haapala

Most of the boys on my team are ashamed that a girl is on their team.
They have a lot of question like: why do you play football. Are you a men or what?
Well here is your answer: I play football because I love the sport.
I can get out on the field and I can be my self and I don’t have to hide myself.
I’m not scared to be out there yeah I know most of them are bigger but I’m not scared.
We all have are weak point.
The world doesn’t stop just because I play football.
Go ahead and speak your mind.
There nothing you can say to make me quite something I love to do.
My sister wrote don’t be ashamed of your self be ashamed of the people that are ashamed of you.
Now stop asking me.

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  • Brian Jani (6/16/2014 4:41:00 PM)

    Simply amazing poem (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 18, 2007

Poem Edited: Tuesday, December 28, 2010

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