now we are less small

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we are here.

we were small. now we are less small.  somehow.

there are small ones yet.

and we will guide them toward music. naturally.

often I believe that i am able to see everything at once.

clearly this is  false

given that when i am with my son

he is all that i seem able to see.

sometimes in retrospect,

after we have returned home from a crowded place

restaurant, fair, market, concert, game

I realize in a stab of wider periphery

that i missed so much

by focusing only on my son.

so much so

that i missed seeing most of all,

my son.

how do we do this, we that are less small?

–9/7/13

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