Clash

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    Clash

    Two giants clash
    Youth locking horns
    With experience
    They pant
    They struggle
    They exhaust
    Ferocious
    Youth tilts willing all its unknown tomorrows
    For just today
    Experience steals a glance
    And pulls no punches
    Locked, enmeshed
    Trapped
    They sink
    And so both die
    Where both lived
    Like Elk in a tar pit

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    ginga commented on Clash

    02-24-2010

    Winter, A duel in action with no clear winner. Death reigns. Clever. ginga

    cliftondurant commented on Clash

    02-16-2010

    we all should learn from life only time will tell I love the poem

    Minerva22 commented on Clash

    02-16-2010

    The new generation believes it knows well but they too must bow to the older ones that know best. "Youth tilts willing all its unknown tomorrows", this line says it all.

    Poetry is either something that lives like fire inside you or else it is nothing, an empty formalized bore around which pedants can endlessly drone their notes and explanations.

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