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Best Old Age Poems

Below are the all-time best Old Age poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of old age poems written by PoetrySoup members


I fought old age
I fought old age with anger
I fought old age with fear
I fought old age with denial
But still old age is here

I fought old age with...

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Categories: old age, life, age, old, age,
Form: Verse



Old Age Kills
Youth is bliss
old age cruel fate
when was I born I've forgotten the date
I'm old as Earth,dying since birth
every action's in slow motion near cadavic still
ther's...

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Categories: old age, death, imagination, inspirational, introspection,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member BUCKET LIST
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Early dawn I find myself, 
wondering about my health. 
 
Journey,...

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Categories: old age, funnyme, age, old, age,
Form: Couplet
arrogance of youth
look away
look away
when confronted with someone old &
pick the age at which someone becomes
unworthy of the same
cultural pulse
in which you find yourself beating,
for here in...

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Categories: old age, life, beautiful, age, old,
Form: Free verse
Paint Me the Future
Paint me the future,
Of a life without fear, 
where my life has meaning as old age draws near.
Paint me the future, 
With a different story...

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Categories: old age, hope, imagination, inspirational, life,
Form: I do not know?



Premium Member On Aging
Relentlessly the years go by.
As if it were an evil crime,
Defensively I bravely try
To fight the ravages of time.

As if it were an evil crime,
I'm...

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Categories: old age, funnyage, old, age, evil,
Form: Pantoum
Old Maid
It took 44 years for me to marry.
When your my age that's kind of scary.
Thinking old age would get me first.
Or even something like dying...

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Categories: old age, love, passion, me, age,
Form: Rhyme
Gale in the Night
“There were silver sparrows
feeding in the shadows
of bricker-bracken
on fresh pine nuts
from an old hope chest’s cones

Theirs were waning wings
tarnished in the window
of a bricked-up build
with...

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Categories: old age, romance, sympathyage, old, age,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pointed Ponderings
Day in, and day out, from the ripe old age of five,
I’ve take to sharp objects and whittled at their sides.

Lancing pristine white paper with...

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Categories: old age, introspection, age, old, age,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Tribute To Corporal Buckles
A hundred-ten year old soldier was interred in Arlington Cemetery today.
Corporal Frank Woodruff Buckles now sleeps nigh his comrades in sacred clay,
Awaiting that glorious morn...

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Categories: old age, death, history, sadwar, age,
Form: Rhyme
Age, Old?
Growing old loses sanity, brings to life real time
Permanent scars soon appear, days are long and dreary
A gift to some, age brings forth wisdom
Curse to...

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Categories: old age, happiness, inspirational, upliftingday, age,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ON THE LOSS OF AN OLD FRIEND
Old
Old is a key word
Old friend
Old friend come to the end

End
End is THE word
End of my old friend
End is REALLY the word

At first the news...

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Categories: old age, death, friendship, lifelife, death,
Form: Free verse
Doc Vernon
Kokoda ‘s Doc Vernon

Doctor Vernon in 1942 was in New Guinea  green,
He had been there looking after the native people,
A civilian went with the...

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Categories: old age, adventure, age, old, age,
Form: Ballade
Golden Age of Summer
Golden age of summer,
spent in a small
Iowa town where
I used to slumber.

So many summers ago
spending magic moments
with my old pal shep
at the old swimming hole.

Rexall...

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Categories: old age, nostalgia, age, old, age,
Form: Rhyme
Youth

I have reached the stage,
That fails to amuse to me.
It is the beginning of old age,
Or so it seems to be.
Like many-I often think it...

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Categories: old age, lifeage, old, age, old,
Form: Rhyme
Remember to Smile

I remember an old song called I think Turn Around.
   About a young girl and every time she turned around a new age...

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Categories: old age, imagination, uplifting, happy, age,
Form: Narrative
A load of bull
You said he's too old for her because there's a three year age difference.
What you said is a load of bull and it doesn't make...

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Categories: old age, love, on writing and
Form: I do not know?