Philip Doolittle

Rookie (August 3,1996 / Tennessee)

A Heroic Couplet (Iambic Pentameter)


A couplet is a very little thing,
Yet give it the right words and it takes wing.

Submitted: Monday, April 11, 2011
Edited: Saturday, April 16, 2011

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