I'M GETTING OLDER
I first opened my eyes, once tiny and bright to this
A memory I do hold but remember not as I was a baby.
Pictures of my life are few compared to the window of
Once only a child, things I knew were also few, children
With this child are lost with time, always in my mind.
The world seems smaller as my life has spread further
With the passing days,
I'm getting older, once I was a young teenager moving
Ever so fast,
Birthday to birthday comes a new number pinned to my
Grateful am i with a much appreciated thank you and
Love of God,
That he has given me life this long, I hope and pray that
One day I'll
Be forever remembered and once in a while thought of
I'm getting older, maybe a touch wiser, possibly a
I'm getting older, remember who I am, my name is
I am a mortal man living in this gift layed in my hand.