deponti (deponti) wrote,

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Two feet old...

Born on the twenty-eighth, just twelve days ago,
You'd think his growth would be very slow.
Au contraire. He has been fleet...
He seems already to have grown...two feet!

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One socked foot, and one with purple toes...
I couldn't do justice to these in prose.
I had to sing of the legs, toes, and all;
Here's my song about my grandson...two feet tall!
Tags: babies, children, families, grand, humour, poetry, st louis, verse

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