A pictures contains too many words.

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A snapshot from the family album,

Never leaving a memory behind.

From birth to death,

All trapped in time.

For years will pass regardless,

Days fade into the mist.

Pictures trapped all the bliss,

From two years to a century ago.

Struggles, happiness, hate, and love,

Pictures are memories we show.

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  • cutedrishti8 on Oct 25, 2009

    Nice pictures which will always live in the memory

  • Shawn O on Oct 25, 2009

    True poem. I really like the first pic. It’s a beautiful scene.

  • athena goodlight on Oct 25, 2009

    I cherish my childhood pictures, too. It never fails to bring back nice memories

  • Avaxier on Oct 25, 2009

    Very true, pictures hold great memories for us. Nice poetry!

  • Atanacio on Oct 25, 2009

    and pictures are still worth a 1000 words even today

  • Aiyanna on Oct 26, 2009

    How true!!! Always go back in time when you look at old pictures.. You can even remember the smells and words at times!!! :)

  • Milwaukee Writer on Oct 26, 2009

    Great poem and pictures, it was all so sedimental!

  • Darla Beck on Oct 26, 2009

    Lovely poem and pics!

  • ahmad joko setyawan on Oct 26, 2009

    I love photos of me when I was young and anyone in the family.Lovely poem indeed!!

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