Treasure Island

Ashley Palladino


Reflection


I looked down at the pond,
But what did i see?
An ugly reflection,
that reflection was me.

I saw a reflection for all that I've done.
I saw a reflection like everyone.

A reflection of regret;
A reflection of fate;
A reflection of love and peace;
And for many of us hate.

I saw a reflection
Of what i could be.
A lonely reflection-
The reflection of me.

Submitted: Monday, August 22, 2011
Edited: Wednesday, November 20, 2013

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