Treasure Island

Leslie Alexis

(111111111 / Grenada)

A Simile (Pirouette)


A simile saved me.
It jetted across sky
It dived the deepest sea
It climbed a mountain face
Only to rescue me.

Only to rescue me
A simile sang songs
And danced all night long.
When I was so burdened,
It took the weight from me.

Copyright © 2010 Leslie Alexis

Submitted: Thursday, January 13, 2011
Edited: Saturday, October 05, 2013

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I don't know why this poem gets the most visits. People check out my other poems. This one is about similes. Not smiles, similes.

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