taller than me

it is good to see
you have grown
taller than me
your bushy leaves
now deep green
blossoms turning
into fruit
watching you grow
watering and
nurturing you
like a mystery
like a blessing
for i planted you
as a sapling
in memory
of another
taller than me

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About Brad Werner

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