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A Cinderella Story


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A Poetic Retelling of the Brothers Grimm’s, Cinderella

Why did he chase her when she ran?
Running and running with glass slipper in hand
But she wasn’t one who liked to be chased
Story writ wrong twasn’t midnight that caused haste
But passed down through words in this dark distant land
You’ll find truth- she wanted far away from that man
Fast footsteps in the forest, quickened as the speed…



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Jehan Senai Worthy

Jehan Senai Worthy

Guardian of love and justice. Educator, law student, writer, and poet. Here you can find my writings on love, relationships, education, and law.