Jessica Hoffman

(Cross Roads, Pennsylvania)

From Yesterday - Poem by Jessica Hoffman

When I was young I thought I knew
What I would be, what I would do
When I grew up I'd save mankind
I'd fix every problem I could find
There'd be nothing I couldn't accomplish!
Now, well ... don't I wish!
It's hard enough to do what's right
Without fixing everything in sight.
So now I know I'll do my best
Hoping someone else does all the rest.


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  • (3/15/2005 12:11:00 PM)


    You present the beauty of youth adaquetly although I hope to never lose my hope for the future furthermore my faith in my ability to affect change (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003



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