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Threescore and Ten: A poem based on Psalm 90:10
Posted by lostcerebellum, Mar 14, 2008. 2120 views. ID = 833

Threescore and Ten

Posted by lostcerebellum, Mar 14, 2008. 2120 views. ID = 833
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Not like I really believe that the length of our lives is based on luck, but you get the gist.
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We’re allotted three score years and ten, here to be.
When by strength they’re extended, much pain we will see.
If we’re lucky, we get our ten years and three score.
If we’re not, we get less—or else twenty years more.


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This post has been awarded 26 stars by 7 readers.
This post is Part 2 of a writing series titled Old Age. The next part of this series can be found here: On “Child-proof Safety Caps”.
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