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GUEST,redhorse at work BS: ogden nash poem...The Unwinged Ones (30) RE: BS: ogden nash poem... 22 May 07


His best poem was the one that begins;

"Middle-aged life is merry and I love to lead it,
But there comes a time when your eyes are all right but your arm isn't long enough to hold the telephone directory where you can read it........"

It also includes the bit about having one pair of glasses for ".......reading Keats's Endymion with" and another pair for "...saying hello to strange wymion with"


nick


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