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OLD, IS IT

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OLD, IS IT

These years are
said to be gold, but
if truth be told,
I prefer the silver, brass,
or alloy of any kind.
I do not mind the aging
the years unfold,
I just don't fancy being
considered old,
And old poets do not
die, go to the here-
after.  They write
another chapter. then
all things being
equal, they scribble
a sequel.

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  1. Date: 11/29/2013 6:06:00 PM
    I got a chuckle and enjoyed the poem very much.

  1. Date: 11/28/2013 9:50:00 PM
    Funny and humorous write, Nola

  1. Date: 11/28/2013 5:56:00 PM
    when I go to work I'm old. when I go to church I'm young. when I eat, I'm old. when I fantasize... well you get the picture.

  1. Date: 11/28/2013 10:58:00 AM
    Such an enjoyable read. Enjoyed the wit. Well done.