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I Am Going to be Sixty
by Rosalie Ferrer Kramer

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I wrote the this poem when I turned 50, thinking that was terribly old. I changed the title when I turned 60 and thought, "now I am ancient." Presently, at over 70 years of age, I sure wish I were 60 again.


 


 


 


 I AM GOING TO BE SIXTY?


 


 


                        Where  did it go,


                        the  glow ?


 


                        When did I get old,
                        the skin fold,


 


                        Around the eyes,


                         And the thighs?


 


                        The mirror told me,


                         but I did not see


 


                        until now.


                         How?


 


                        Could I be SIXTY?


 


 


 


 


 


                         


 


 


 


 


 


                       


                                               


 


 


 



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Reviewed by Jackie Brooks
A couple of weeks ago I was 21 - for the third time!! Jackie
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader)
Well I am enjoying it !!! Love the poem.
Reviewed by William Manchee
So true. Time is nasty culprit. Well done.
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
(((rosie)))

absolutely true! :) terrific, heartfelt write that many will identify with

be grateful...every morning that you wake up, breathing and above ground, is a good day :)

happy birthday!

(((HUGS))) and love,

karla. :)

i'm 44...but feel 88 today *boy, do i ever* LOL
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader)
I'm sixty-five. I don't complain. I don't whine. I . . . Oh, God, please, please make me forty again! Sorry. Emotional. Couldn't help it.
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
i wonder about that myself, and i am only 44. i think how can i be nearly middle aged when i don't even look my age or act it? (FEELING my age is another story; at times, i feel 84, thanks to uncle arthur; wish i could evict him, but he won't leave my body alone! stupid achy joints! LOL) cute write! (((HUGS))) and love, your texas friend, karen lynn. :D
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