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Childhood by Frances Cornford

I used to think that grown-up people chose To have stiff backs and wrinkles round their nose, And veins like small fat snakes on either hand, On purpose to be grand. Till through the banister I watched one day My … Continue reading

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A 70-Year Old by David Paul

1. On a Good Day (Optimism) I grow younger as I age Instead of limping now I leap challenging at every stage Playing on when others sleep. I work at this ambitious task Don’t think of me as smug I … Continue reading

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