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It is speckled with grime as if
Small print overspread it,
The news of a day I've forgotten
If I ever read it.
Old age is
a flight of small
cheeping birds
skimming
bare trees
above a snow glaze.
You ask what makes me sigh, old friend,
What makes me shudder so?
...
As we walked homeward across the fields, the sun dropped and lay like a great golden globe in the low west. While it hung there, t ...
He shall be washed as white as snow,
By all the martyr'd virgins kist,
...
To be seventy years old is like climbing the Alps. You reach a snow-crowned summit, and see behind you the deep valley stretching ...
Me of my lawful pleasure she restrained,
And prayed me oft forbearance; did it with
...
In my grandmother's house there was always chicken soup
And talk of the old country--mud and boards,
...
You seem to be all finished, so
We'll plug your old recalcitrant anus
...
People fall out of windows, trees tumble down,
Summer is changed to winter, the young grow old
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