Ogden Nash

(August 19, 1902 – May 19, 1971 / New York / United States)

Crossing The Border

Poem by Ogden Nash

Senescence begins
And middle age ends
The day your descendents
Outnumber your friends.

Comments about Crossing The Border by Ogden Nash

  • Chris E. (4/6/2018 8:33:00 AM)

    I don't get the whole Crossing The Border thing. The poem has nothing to do with the title. But it's still a good poem.(Report)Reply

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  • Smoky HossSmoky Hoss (1/19/2014 8:52:00 AM)

    A very brilliant and correct observation.(Report)Reply

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  • Nomi Mas (2/8/2008 10:25:00 AM)

    wise and inevitable(Report)Reply

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  • Michael Shepherd (7/26/2006 5:31:00 PM)

    ....The master speaks....(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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