Treasure Island

Maya Hanson (mye3 poet)


Defying Gravity


When we stare at each other strangely
There’s something in between our eyes
Something that defies gravity
And we think it’s called courage
But it’s not- it’s courage mixed with fear
Because courage is fear itself
Courage is knowing what not to fear

Submitted: Thursday, November 24, 2011
Edited: Friday, November 25, 2011

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