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    Throwaway Children

    by David Knape

    i bring them home
    like lost children
    coming from the orphanage
    of recycled books
    they are homeless
    thrown away or
    sold for pennies on the dollar
    now with me
    they will have shelter
    a safe warm place
    without worry of tomorrow
    someone to appreciate them
    to hold them close
    like precious children
    here they will be cherished
    protected
    in my home
    for unwanted
    second class books
    here
    they will be loved.


    © d.knape

    discard
    TE Photo

    December 2, 2012
    More "Once Upon A Line" - Light verse and poetry by d.knape
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