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But Then

By Aileen Fisher

A tooth fell out

and left a space

so big my tongue

Can touch my FACE.

And every time

I smile, I show

a space where some-

thing used to grow.

I miss my tooth,

as you may guess,

but then – I have to

brush one less.

April 1, 2013 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment