What Happens To A Dream Deferred?


Does it dry up
Like a raisin in the sun?
Or fester like a sore-
And then run?
Does it stink like rotten meat?
Or crust and suger over-
Like a syrupy sweet?

Maybe it just sags
Like a heavy load.

Or does it explode?

Submitted by D'kimeon.

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