From a past couple of days, my life has turned upside down. It has meandered past expectations into the realms of the unthinkable. All of this – unfortunately – isn’t positive at all. I was looking to put words to the circumstances I’m enduring right now but they wouldn’t just flow. Sometimes, even the hardest of circumstances steal your words.
I opened, without conviction, a notepad I used to write on. On the very first page, I found a poem I once wrote for the sake of practice; here it is:-
DISCLAIMER: This post does not apply to all those crazy people who get great SAT scores.
Most of us students who carry the weight of our ambitions to study at a good university in the United States face what we dread the most, the SAT’s.
Considering my bad performance on the test (I got 1960), I decided to express my feelings through a poem. Yes, believe it or not, I’ve written a poem inspired from my experience of the SAT’s. Please be merciful too – I’m new at rhyming words.
A click to woo them – the monsters
called upon by thou, to plunder thy mind
with a sum paid – to kill by sword – to drown in seas
met with valor, with swollen chest and burning pride
of a glimmering hope, and with the shadow of dreams