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Fairy Tale EndingCinderella fit the slipper
And got her Charming prince
Sleeping Beauty woke from slumber
And been with Philip since
Little Ariel fell for Eric
And got her dream come true
Jasmine saw a whole new world
With Aladdin in her view
Belle discovered more to life
With Beast to show her how
Snow White, saved from poisoned apple
Only Prince's kiss would allow
I'm not a princess or a maid
Or damsel in distress
I've seen the world and my dream's come true
And I'm not even in a dress
I'm living my own fairytale
There's not much that I do
I can only write this poem of mine
And say that I love you
Genghis Whenever we were bad my mother used to take us to the mall to see Genghis Kahn. They kept him in a dusty diorama of a Mongolian steppe, all tall grass and yurts. He sat on a throne of bone (well, plastic shaped like bone), scowling in incomprehension at the American kids who flocked around him like startled lemmings. My mother would usually push us toward him, saying things like “Tell him what you did to your father’s stamp collection.” Genghis would give a grunt, spit a wad of phlegm onto the tall grass, and give us a wizened, wrinkled grimace, as if he had to go to the bathroom.
He terrified me.
My brother couldn’t get enough of him.
When my brother got caught in my mother’s evening dress, my mother grabbed us both and dragged us to Genghis. It was a slow day, and we were the only kids crowding him. “Tell him what you did,” my mother hissed a
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