Older

Now I see the child I carried
how he ages, becomes father
and time never went so fast
as when I shrank some inches
beneath his shoulder, fading
on my way back to where I was before.

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Comments on: "Older" (6)

  1. I know exactly what you mean!!

    L&H xx

  2. For parents – such an amazing reverse magic to watch unfold slowly but surely until they enfold us weak and shrunken as it was for them when they first saw light…

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