Suzie Cooper

(Christchurch, New Zealand)

Full Fledged - Poem by Suzie Cooper

Know your limitations,
my mother said.

She's dead.Her words linger on.

Search ... explore, I urge
never rest on yesterday's applause.
Know the score; look for more.

Full fledged you fly
words die...

your mother spreads her wings.


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003



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