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Cheery Old Age.
Robert Crawford
The old man is not miserable, nay, cheery For such a grey old fellow. Life's still good, And he at many points is yet in touch With the material; a...Rate it:

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Spring It Is Cheery
Thomas Hood
Spring it is cheery, Winter is dreary, Green leaves hang, but the brown must fly; When he's forsaken, Wither'd and shaken, What can an old man...Rate it:

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Cheery Beggar
Gerard Manley Hopkins
Beyond Mágdalen and by the Bridge, on a place called there the Plain, In Summer, in a burst of summertime Following falls and falls of rain, Whe...Rate it:

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The Old Age Of Queen Maeve
William Butler Yeats
A certain poet in outlandish clothes Gathered a crowd in some Byzantine lane, Talked1 of his country and its people, sang To some stringed instrume...Rate it:

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Beautiful Old Age
David Herbert Lawrence
It ought to be lovely to be old to be full of the peace that comes of experience and wrinkled ripe fulfilment. The wrinkled smile of completeness ...Rate it:

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Ch 06 On Weakness And Old Age Story 05
Sa di
The active, graceful, smiling, sweet-tongued youth happened once to be in the circle of our assembly. His heart had been entered by no kind of grie...Rate it:

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Sa di
It is related that an old man, having married a girl, was sitting with her privately in an apartment adorned with roses, fixing his eyes and heart ...Rate it:

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In the Old Age of the Soul
Ezra Pound
I do not choose to dream; there cometh on me Some strange old lust for deeds. As to the nerveless hand of some old warrior The sword-hilt or the wa...Rate it:

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Old age
Mazloom Gill
Old age Intimate grooves on old face Diffused hair, trebling lips Not know what he had thoughts?  No one may be he had If has then not he had too ...Rate it:

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HANDLING OLD AGE
Alan Parry-Booth
HANDLING OLD AGE. Last Birthday I was eighty-three Yet I feel twenty-nine My appetite is excellent And I do enjoy my wine. I still feel quite pr...Rate it:

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Quarrel In Old Age
William Butler Yeats
WHERE had her sweetness gone? What fanatics invent In this blind bitter town, Fantasy or incident Not worth thinking of, put her in a rage. I had f...Rate it:

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Old Age
Edmund Waller
The seas are quiet when the winds give o'er; So calm are we when passions are no more. For then we know how vain it was to boast Of fleeting thi...Rate it:

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A Letter from a Girl to Her Own Old Age
Alice Meynell
Listen, and when thy hand this paper presses, O time-worn woman, think of her who blesses What thy thin fingers touch, with her caresses. O mot...Rate it:

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Old Age
Arthur Symons
It may be, when this city of the nine gates Is broken down by ruinous old age, And no one upon any pilgrimage Comes knocking, no one for an audienc...Rate it:

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Old Age
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
OLD age is courteous--no one more: For time after time he knocks at the door, But nobody says, "Walk in, sir, pray!" Yet turns he not from the door...Rate it:

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Ch 06 On Weakness And Old Age Story 08
Sa di
An old man, having been asked why he did not marry, replied that he could not be happy with an aged woman, and on being told that as he was a man o...Rate it:

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The Son In Old Age
Victor Marie Hugo
Thy noble face, Regina, calls to mind My poor lost little one, my latest born. He was a gift from God--a sign of pardon-- That child vouchsafed me ...Rate it:

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A Prayer For Old Age
William Butler Yeats
GOD guard me from those thoughts men think In the mind alone; He that sings a lasting song Thinks in a marrow-bone; From all that makes a wise old ...Rate it:

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Ch 06 On Weakness And Old Age Story 01
Sa di
I was holding a disputation with a company of learned men in the cathedral mosque of Damascus when a youth stepped among us, asking whether anyone ...Rate it:

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Ch 06 On Weakness And Old Age Story 06
Sa di
In the folly of youth I one day shouted at my mother who then sat down with a grieved heart in a corner and said, weeping: ‘Hast thou forgotten thy...Rate it:

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Ch 06 On Weakness And Old Age Story 03
Sa di
I was in Diarbekr, the guest of an old man, who possessed abundant wealth and a beautiful son. One night he narrated to me that he had all his life...Rate it:

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Ch 06 On Weakness And Old Age Story 04
Sa di
One day, in the pride of youth, I had travelled hard and arrived perfectly exhausted in the evening at the foot of an acclivity. A weak old man, wh...Rate it:

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Ch 06 On Weakness And Old Age Story 07
Sa di
The son of a wealthy but avaricious old man, having fallen sick, his well-wishers advised him that it would be proper to get the whole Quran recite...Rate it:

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Ch 06 On Weakness And Old Age Story 09
Sa di
I have heard that in these days a decrepit aged man Took the fancy in his old head to get a spouse. He married a beauteous little girl, Jewel b...Rate it:

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Perils Of Old Age
Nikhil Parekh
There was a heavy shrinkage of body bones, supple parchments of skin had now transited to decayed yellow, the cheeks had sunk well within cavitie...Rate it:

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