Saturday, December 3, 2016

My inner self


I am an old man
But I never really grew up
For that I'm thankful

I lay on the grass
Looking up at the blue sky
While the clouds race past

The sun smiles at me
I wade barefoot in the stream
Fish nibble my toes

I am who I am
Happy with my inner self
In love with my life

You can walk with me
I will even hold your hand
Trees whisper to us

I am so thankful
Not ever really grown up
And still a young man

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2 comments:

  1. My sentiments exactly, Old Egg. :-)

    Growing up is overrated; and staying young at heart and being silly at times is sometimes all we have when the seas are stormy.

    Lovely writing.

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  2. And you shine like the sun in the sky - i am glad you are who you are too

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