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Let my Life be a Bonsai Tree

posted 26 Jun 2016, 00:19 by Peter Morgan   [ updated 26 Jun 2016, 00:20 ]
Let my life be a bonsai tree,
and me its caretaker;
neatly and deliberately,
let me nurture and shape it,
its gnarly visage
and unruly tendencies
into veritable perfection;
let me safeguard it,
so that it might someday flourish
-oh, my darling potted plant-
in the wilderness.

By Greg Fitzgerald

Tags: Nurturing