Glow-up, Grow up

Young was I,

and through my eye,

I saw colors and delight.


As I grew,

I never knew,

how all things changed but sight.


Taller, I became,

and others I did blame,

for troubles and disastrous schemes.


But when I felt the shame,

of being the only one to blame,

my eyes were no longer clouded by dreams.


I apologized to those,

who’s sorrows and woes,

I had ignored in my childish way.


Here I stand,

a better, kinder man,

to this very day.


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