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Growing Older

Growing Older
Dr. James E. Martin
©November, 2013

The older I grow
The slower I go.
The more I study
The less I know!

They say this is the norm
As to “maturity” you conform.
So if this statement is not true,
Someone please inform!

I suppose I should now refrain
From continuing to complain.
It accomplishes no pleasant end,
There’s nothing therein to gain!

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  1. Date: 11/8/2013 11:04:00 AM

    Yes... but it would be better to be growing younger... Terry

  1. Date: 11/8/2013 9:38:00 AM

    this statement is true, confirmed.

    Martin Avatar DrJim Martin Date: 11/8/2013 9:49:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Didn't take long to get an "AMEN!!!" on this one. Thanks....Jim