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When I Raised My Hand in Class

Posted: 2009-12-09



When I raised my hand in class,

It didn't mean I knew the answer.

Far from it.

I was hoping the answer might float by,

And I could catch it like a butterfly.






James Stevenson

Just Around the Corner

Greenwillow Books 2001

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