I dreamed I decided I would
go to college because I could.
So I figured out where I wanted to go,
on that day my computer ran super slow.
I searched for scholarships of every kind
but I got myself in a bind.
I forgot my address
so I tried to guess.
Well, needless to say,
it took a few days,
but they sent my scholarship money
to someone else- it's not funny!
I filled out form after form,
but they said they had no room in the dorm.
"Where'm I supposed to live?"
and what answer did they give?
"I'm sure you'll find something," they said,
"All you need is a place with a bed."
I was coming from out of state
and somehow my application was late.
So I paid all the extra fees,
but eventually they accepted me.
I tried for more scholarships to no avail.
"It's not fair!" hear me wail.
But I guess my parents could help me out,
although that could be a more difficult route.
Then I woke up and was glad,
because all the problems that I had,
were not really for me,
so I filled out another college form happily.
| i love this. its so cute (congrats by the way). light heartedness and fun surpass all the "troubles" as you call them. its amazingly wundertabulous! it was a laugh that i REALLY needed. thanks hunny. congrats again. love you *hugs*|
|| Posted on 2005-01-20 00:00:00 | by Printer Shock | [ Reply to This ] || well...I never went to college...But i enjoyed reading this poem! Cute and very lighthearted. I hope that everything works out well for you and that you get to go to the college that you are dreaming of... (of course without the hassles of your dream!) Good job! ||| Posted on 2005-01-20 00:00:00 | by bluemayskye | [ Reply to This ] || This is a cut lighter poem... I can relate to that filling out scholarship aps and the whole nine yards. Luckily this was just your dream... although i'm sure it's happened to quite a few...well maybe not the scholarship money...lol. It takes a hacker just to get to your own info on those things.|
|| Posted on 2005-01-20 00:00:00 | by jaycee | [ Reply to This ] || hehe...hmmm..sounds exactly like me about now! lol... this was really cute, mandalyn! :)|
a very good accurate but humorous lil poem!
Nothing to change, nothing to add, cept...um...oh.. you might wanna change "btu" to "but" that's all! I liked it, it is always fun to find .. well, fun poems on elite skills! hehe
|| Posted on 2005-01-20 00:00:00 | by Shawnothan | [ Reply to This ] || lol, that's awesome! yeah, i totally remember that when i was getting ready for college. very entertaining piece. critique: "btu" on line 14, "form" on line 19. otherwise, i wouldn't change a thing!||| Posted on 2005-01-20 00:00:00 | by treybur | [ Reply to This ] |