Claude H Oliver II

Rookie - 166 Points (Nov.7,1948 / New York City)

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Born in NYC, USA. Grew up in states of Pennsylvania, Maine, Alabama and
New York. Attended and graduated from City College of New York. I
worked for New York State for over 30 years as a supervisor, case mana-
ger and insurance underwriter. Married for 16 years and now widowed.
No children and currently in a wonderful relationship which has blossomed into a marriage of love... more »

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Paradox

When life gives us our first breath
Standing by is our own death
When we breathe our first sigh
We know not our destiny is to die
Life cannot be without death - you see
Life invigorates us to our core
Death extinguishes life to be sure
Yet we cannot have life fully
'Til we know death
Death and life are old inseparable friends
Wherever life is in the house
Death is near the window or door
The unity of breath and death is this
For life to live some must die
Death allows life to survive
How we address this interplay
Is the story of each life each ...

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