5 Vanities – 2

Within the vanity of youth,
I scorned the ravages of age;
And loved the new things of my world,
And our place on the stage —

But now, the wheres I loved grow dim,
To fade out into history,
And young folks pass by in disgust
These useless things, grown old

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Author: Beleaguered Servant

Owen "Beleaguered" Servant (a/k/a Sibelius Russell) writes poetry mostly, with an occasional pause to have a seizure.

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