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when i was young

the relentless ocean waves pushed me into the sand

pressed their unfathomable weight on my small frame

and held me


barely phased

i got up

shook my water logged ears out

and ran laughing back into the ocean


the waves are different now

they’ve morphed into something harder to withstand

now when they push me down

i silently stay

By Hana Davis.

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