I Tried to Catch a Snowflake

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From the book The Armpit of Doom

I Tried to Catch a Snowflake

I tried to catch a snowflake.
I opened up my mouth.
Next year I think I’ll wait until
the birds have all flown south.

 — Kenn Nesbitt

Copyright © 2012. All Rights Reserved.

Reading Level: Grade 2

Topics: Seasonal Poems

Poetic Techniques: Irony, Narrative Poems

 


From the Book The Armpit of Doom


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