A Winner
By Mary T. Hoffman

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A Winner
By Mary T. Hoffman

awinnerdandelion.jpg (12824 bytes)awinnerdandelion.jpg (735209 bytes)The dandelion lifts his face
Sun-golden, strong, and proud.
He doesn't know he's commonplace;
His head is never bowed.

Ignored, or trampled by your feet,
He is a winner still.
Defiant, he can face defeat;
His spirit's hard to kill.