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Nostalgia

Only sixteen years to my name
and I already have feelings of longing 
for the years that have passed by all too quickly.

It used to be a race to grow up.
I can still hear the schoolyard ringing 
with taunts of "I'm older than you are."

But now it's a struggle with the hands of the clock,
trying to freeze them in their relentless path.

Give me a rest.

The seconds tick by.

The years roll on.

Only yesterday I thought I'd never grow up.

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  1. Date: 12/8/2010 2:51:00 AM
    excellent!

  1. Date: 12/5/2010 7:18:00 PM
    What a beauty you have penned down.-kashinath.

  1. Date: 12/4/2010 9:49:00 AM
    a lovely write,, enjoyed,,..time does go by fast,..p.d.

  1. Date: 12/4/2010 9:21:00 AM
    Nice piece well done my friend love- kelechi