Tag Archives: childhood

Becoming You

Each day you are a bit more you, And do things that you want to do, No longer shackled by Mum’s ties, As you grow, so you realise, That you are you, right through and through, I cannot tell you … Continue reading

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Magic Doors

Life feels like magic When you are four. If you want an adventure You walk through a door. Any old door will do, Black, green or white, But if you walk through a red one, Prepare for a fright. As … Continue reading

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The Joy of Childhood

You run, jump and laugh And when the fun has been had, Sleep takes you swiftly.

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