November 1st, 2011

Rationalization

When I was young, I was afraid of getting old but now that I'm closer to the latter, I like it a whole lot more.

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BEAUTIFUL WOMEN.

WOMEN sit or move to and fro, some old, some young,
The young are beautiful-but the old are more beautiful than the
young.
~ Walt Whitman, "Leaves of Grass" (1891-1892)