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Gem disasterGem disaster part 8
I just figured out that I was a naturally born dragon raised in a human family
sheesh talk about secretive.
"I don't care . Your just stalling , now lets get a move on." he said
"ok dad" all four of them said
"well I'm going to be with mom and dad ok" I said
"Ok" he told me *flies off towards the base of the volcano* "ok kids we have to
dig us a cave to live in, I'll work on the main tunnel and you kids work on the
rooms." he said
"come over when your done ok" I told him *flies over to mom and dad's house* "mom,
dad are you in I want you to see some one?" I asked
*it took most of the day and half the night but I was able to dig out a cave with
my kids that would house our family for the time being, though I would improve it
more later on* "ok guys great job! I know you all very tired so I'm going to go
get your mom while you guys get some rest." he said *exists the cave and jumps
into the air towards my parents home*
*mom and dad come out side just as you land* "so
ViolinI remember the day
you told me violins
were strung with cat gut
and that is why
you hated music
(who says that to a child?)
I followed you
all that summer.
I watched you
grow away from mother -
your whiskey held better conversations
and all she did was cry.
We'd sit cross-legged on the porch
and count the horseflies
settling on our lunch.
You would drown tadpoles
in a bucket
surprised they could not swim
and I would dream
of cherry popsicles.
And when night would gather
on the sidewalk
I'd hold my breath
until a star appeared.
Don't bother making wishes
you'd tell me -
stars are dead weight in heaven
and God has cloth ears.
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