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-A Broken Tool-

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Below is the poem entitled -A Broken Tool- which was written by poet Christopher Stopford. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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-A Broken Tool-

That Carpenter's tool
once so shiny, and brand-new
and so proud to be of use,
Lies now worn and broken
of no use to anyone, now at all.

Rigorous abuse
led to it's own down-fall,
Now left on it's own
just to fade away, to rust,
Serving no use at all
in dirt and dust.

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  1. Date: 4/16/2012 8:14:00 PM
    Crafty, I'll be back

    Stopford Avatar Christopher Stopford
    Date: 4/17/2012 2:53:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Well Thank-You Kind Sir, You are The Craftsman and I the Apprentice, Thank-You again Mark.
  1. Date: 4/5/2012 2:47:00 AM
    lol reading this makes me think about how i always throw my tools around. lol. guess i wont be doing that anymore. lol. Keep up the good work man. Roman.

    Stopford Avatar Christopher Stopford
    Date: 4/11/2012 5:17:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    A BIG Thanks ROMAN for taking the time to read my Poem,I am sorry for only now to say Thanks, But this old man has just learnt to use this box, again Thank-you.