The other Echos chimed in their agreement. "Yeah, you grew!"
"You mean wider?"
"No. Bigger." Marques stood and held his arms over his head.
Oh, thank goodness. "I don't think I'm growing any more, kiddos."
"Sure you be growing," said Tyrone. "Every year you have a birthday and every year you grow. That's just the way it goes."
The kid had a point.