Getting on a bit

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Getting on a bit

What I'd like to know,
Now that I'm getting on,
Where my get up and go
Has got up and gone.

Before, I could flirt
Though now when I smile
At aught in a skirt
They assume I'm senile.

12 Comments on “Getting on a bit

  1. a rare combination, Dobn: humorous and sad at the same time; reminds me of Leonard
    Cohen’s 1988 song, ‘Tower of Song’: ‘I ache in the places I used to play’ —

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