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My ageing consternation

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My ageing consternation

My ageing consternation

I fears death that spares
Me when I am very young
Won't it ache me when
I have no teeth to chew and
Have feeble arms, legs... to move? 
 
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My heart is fallen
And about to burst my hope.
When will this silent
Thief snatch my soul to the Lord
When need not to see more corpse?

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  1. Date: 3/31/2013 4:52:00 PM
    Yes, you portrayed some of the worst part of aging. Consternation is a great word to show this in your title