Poetic Wednesday: The River

The River

Infamous —
The glistening water flows.
 

Dangerous —
The rapids are exposed.
 

Beautiful —
It shimmers in the night.
 

Curious —
The people stop to stare.
 

Incredulous —
“Why! It’s only a creek!” some cry.
 

Stupefied —
“No, it’s quite magnificent,” some sigh.
 

Greedily —
Some want to own the land.
 

Horrified —
Some stop and take a stand.
 

Mysterious —
For depending on the propinquity,
And the observing personality,
The River is never the same.

©2015 The Glitter Aficionado

Once again, this poem is up for interpretation. I’d love to hear what you think, so leave a comment and let me know! 🙂

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