Yehudah HaLevi

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The Grey Hair


One day I observed a grey hair in my head;
I plucked it right out, when it thus to me said:
'You may smile, if you wish, at your treatment of me,
But a score of my friends soon will make a mockery of you.'

Submitted: Thursday, January 01, 2004
Edited: Saturday, May 07, 2011

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