Turn up the volume. . .(With apologies, Axel. . . )
He's got a smile that it seems to me
Reminds me of childhood memories
Was as fresh as the bright blue sky.
Now and then when I see his face
He takes me away to that special place
And if I stare too long
I'd probably break down and cry.
Sweet child of mine!
Happy 18, Buddy!
Note: Photo of baby Brian - copyright Harley Studio, used with permission; Photo of senior Brian - copyright Jeff Mitchell, used with permission