Lawrence S. Pertillar

Gold Star - 88,328 Points (February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Staying Within The Box - Poem by Lawrence S. Pertillar

Whatever is lived within one's box,
To define what keeps one's mind...
Tightly locked.
Is okay!
Until the children demand,
To go outside to play.
Finding that staying within the box,
Causes them to rebel...
Against all who live within it!


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 18, 2011


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