Alex Kenneh

Rookie - 33 Points (02/10/1992 / Philadelphia)

Dream Deferred


Does it demand ambition?
Beckon the Heart –
Ascend think of new endeavors,
Or does failure descend
Suspect your heart missing,
Therefore flee you
No nights or days left wishing

Submitted: Friday, April 26, 2013
Edited: Friday, April 26, 2013
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A Tribute to Mr. Hughes

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