Philo Yan

Freshman - 628 Points (Malaysia)

Pointy Toes

Pointy toes,
Elegance shows.
A dancer's feet,
Worn and Weary,
A ballerina's feat,
Makes it look easy.
We abuse our feet,
Scrapped till it bites,
We abuse our feet,
Tie knots too tight,
We abuse our feet,
Stand till sore,
We abuse our feet,
Curl like claw.
High heels, tall.
We abuse our feet,
Bound feet small.
Abuse our feet most than rest of body?
Take care, your feet, Everybody.

Submitted: Sunday, September 16, 2012
Edited: Monday, September 17, 2012

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Fellow artist painted a bended ballerina's foot pointing down.

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