HAIKU: EMERGENCE

His eyes latched onto
me, as if for the first time,
round and dilated.

“Wow! You’re so tall now!”
said the oblivious grin.
“When did you grow up?”

My posture straightened,
invulnerable and full.
“When you weren’t looking.”

photo credit: Mean and Pinchy via photopin cc

photo credit: Mean and Pinchy via photopin cc

(Written for Haiku Day 2014.)

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