Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Now We Are Six

When I was a little girl, I learned a poem. I stood in my aunt's kitchen, which also happened to be the same room where I was born, and my aunt prompted me through the lines and cheered when I was done. I never forgot that poem, and when my children reach a certain age they learn it as well. This is Greyson's year.

Now We Are Six
By A. A. Milne

When I was one, I had just begun

When I was two, I was nearly new

When I was three, I was hardly me

When I was four, I was not much more

When I was five, I was just alive

But now I am SIX

I'm as clever as clever

So I think I'll be six now

Forever and Ever

He speaks softly so turn up the volume, and try to ignore the squawking toddler in the background.


  1. What a sweet little boy. Makes your heart melt. :)

  2. If you think the pics of the train are awesome, make sure you show the boys the links I added to the post. They will faint over those as well. :) My girls keep wanting to watch them over and over.


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