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Resiliency 2

By SP Shepard

the sky grows dark
lightening flashes
thunder roars

Papa and I wonder
about the tree

the tree cannot hold
Papa's hand
or sit in his lap

Papa says that one day
I'll be as the tree

able to stand alone
even during
the wind and the rain

Last Reviewed: 09/13/2006
Vision National Institutes of Health Home BOND National Institues of Health Home Home Storz Lab: Section on Environmental Gene Regulation Home Machner Lab: Unit on Microbial Pathogenesis Home Division of Intramural Population Health Research Home Bonifacino Lab: Section on Intracellular Protein Trafficking Home Lilly Lab: Section on Gamete Development Home Lippincott-Schwartz Lab: Section on Organelle Biology