Jonathan ROBIN

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Threescore Years And Ten - Poem by Jonathan ROBIN

Threescore years and Ten


October’s moon is wane,
May’s sun may not be here:
how many Springs remain
my weary way to cheer?


© Jonathan Robin robi3_0020 4 November 1974


The Sage’s Response to the Septuagenarian


How many earthly empires
the circling sun must set?
Friend, hast felt of love fires?
Mere mortal smile, why fret?




© Jonathan Robin robi3_0021 4 November 1974


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Poem Submitted: Saturday, December 20, 2008



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