One Year Older

But a youngling

No more than a baby

Oblivious and innocent

Yet I grew

With Age

I laughed

Made fun of

Joked with immature hearts

Yet I grew

With Maturity

I wobbled

Struggled

Even cried till it hurt

Yet I grew

With Strength

I couldn't write

Add

Subtract

Or even speak

Yet I grew

With Intelligence

I took one step to get here

I didn't take

A day

Week

Month

Or even a year

It took time

I had to take baby steps

Yet to even this day

And even until my death

I'll be growing every second

I'll be getting

BOne Year Older /b