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Youth And Age

Rating: 2.7

Youth that rides the wildest horse,
Youth that throws the deadliest steer,
Spending strength without remorse,
Grappling with the ghosts of fear,
Knows it only holds to-day
All it freely flings away.

Youth that rides a race with Death
When the frightened cattle break,
Living in the moment’s breath,

Risking all for honour’s sake,
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How truthful and conveying! Lovely poem.Loved reading the poem.

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Stephen W 21 July 2015

Outstanding........................

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Paul Reed 21 July 2015

I have to write at least twenty characters to suit the format when adding a comment but all I wanted to say was 'brilliant'.

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