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A Curious Mind

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A Curious Mind

A Curious Mind

Is there really gold at the end of a rainbow?
This is one of the things I’d like to know,
If you get too close to a nuclear plant,
Would you glow?

If I look into the sun,
Just before the eclipse has begun,
Will I necessarily go blind?
Or is that just superstition?

Why doesn’t a ducks quack echo?
Why don’t I have the patience to learn piano?
This is what a curious mind asks,
This is what a curious mind wants to know.

Having a curious mind,
Is the best way to be designed,
Every new thing is an adventure,
So many wonders to find.

Original poem written for:
The contest “Short Poem Contest”  ¤¤ 8th Place ¤¤
Composed by: Samual Ronthorpe.

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  1. Date: 6/11/2012 5:39:00 AM
    This is great... I really enjoyed it. Nice to get such a blessing in such a beautiful monday afternoon.

  1. Date: 2/15/2012 3:50:00 PM
    Enjoyed your poem Samuel, my middle name is curious George, so my boss used to called at the shop, loved it, hugs,vie

  1. Date: 2/7/2012 8:08:00 AM
    Thought-provoking indeed. Well done for such a short piece. And thanks again for commenting on "We Poets Pursue Perfection." Glad you read and enjoyed. Stay tuned...Terry Martin

  1. Date: 5/16/2011 6:10:00 PM
    ongratulations on your poem being featured this week, Samual

  1. Date: 5/16/2011 1:25:00 PM
    Congratulations on your featured write this week Samual. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 5/16/2011 11:28:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win in Judy's contest Samual. Love,Carol

  1. Date: 5/15/2011 5:42:00 PM
    Congrats Samual on your featured poem this week on P.S. a great one to share with us all with luv..

  1. Date: 5/13/2011 6:48:00 AM
    Excellent poetry congrats on your win. Reminds me of my son, he is so curious and ALWAYS full of questions :o)

  1. Date: 5/12/2011 10:12:00 AM
    You pose many questions and I would like to know the answers as well, Samual. Congratulations on your win, Love, Carolyn

  1. Date: 5/12/2011 7:36:00 AM
    Wonderful write here Samual!Congrats on your win---kash

  1. Date: 5/12/2011 7:20:00 AM
    Congratulations on the win in the contest of judy, Samual

  1. Date: 5/11/2011 8:11:00 PM
    I bet you love reading about Thomas Edison. that guy had curiosity up the gazoo!! Good poem. Congratulations.

  1. Date: 5/11/2011 6:57:00 PM
    Thank you for being in my contest

  1. Date: 5/11/2011 4:07:00 PM
    Congrats Samual on your great big win in Short Poem contest luv.. a fascinating entry..enjoy with luv..

  1. Date: 5/11/2011 3:55:00 PM
    I love the questions you have posed....I too ponder those things, and like children, I am sometimes overwhelmed by how many things we grownups do not know or understand!! Great poem!! ps...and many thanks for your kind comments! :)

  1. Date: 5/10/2011 12:52:00 AM
    An inventive write, which asks some good questions. Good luck in the contest! Regards, Robert.