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Forbidding Island

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Forbidding Island

I swim to an unknown rocky strand, marooned by the captain's hand,
Up on the barren shore I stand, up on the wave-washed sand.
The sandpipers dance a saraband; could I like the birds withstand?
Held by the bars of a coral band, alone in a rocky land.

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  1. Date: 12/11/2013 10:08:00 AM
    Isaiah.. Congratulations in "'Rhyme Battle: Round 2 contest''...have a nice one... LUV *LINDA

  1. Date: 12/7/2013 8:27:00 PM
    Enjoyed the many rhymes. Congrats, Isaiah!

  1. Date: 12/7/2013 3:53:00 PM
    Blew me away. You deserve the win! Congratulations :) love, Juli-Michelle

  1. Date: 12/7/2013 3:20:00 PM
    Isaiah very creative rhyming!! Congrats on your win! :)

  1. Date: 11/15/2013 8:33:00 PM
    wow, great rhyming. This is great. BG

  1. Date: 11/15/2013 5:47:00 PM
    very well done. I see people are doing these in styles that is so true to who they are. I can't wait to try one!!!