One with The well

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Hope

I scrape my hands
on grounds of the well
Holding my breath searching for the penny
My eyes widening
Somehow thinking that maybe
If I try hard enough
I’d be able to see whats in front of me
But I don’t

I drag my hands quickly
over the ground
Coming across lumpy
Rocky surfaceOccasionally grimacing as they cut me

Turning my body around
I scan through the ground quickly as
I start to lose breath
And feel the thin metal penny

My spirits lifts
Grabbing the penny
swimming to the surface
Gasping for air
I lift my head up
Leaning against the wells wall
And throw the penny upwards
The cooper penny flys
My eyes following the penny as it

Hit the rock well walls
Falling into the water with me

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