Short Of Words

  

I have tried to make them grow;

force feeding them syllables, punctuation,

spelling, and a plethora of capitalizations,

but nothing adds inches to my words.

  

Shortness is a pre-elected condition

given by nature to those who want

to have stature of vocabularies, crave

oratory powers to sway the masses,

troubling me. I keep coming here,

below the mark.

  

From down here, I watch words soar,

greet the skies, gather crowds.  Some

rocket into the heavens and vanish. Star- walking

is a life long dream. Oh, to be on such a flight,

taller than skyscrapers, one with the heavenly

entities of height in my small rantings.

  

Short of money can be remedied, short

sighted can be adjusted with a bit of difficulty,

but short of sound and speech, written meanings,

definitions, and the ever needed diction and

elocution is enough to make one grow faint, 

just not staturesque.

  

allets

02-13-15

750a

  

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