Three Score & Ten, or Like Ice Under a Terrible SunLives in Literature · Compiled by W. B. Gooderham
Three Score & Ten is an anthology of literary quotes illustrating every year of one’s life from conception to death. Basically 0 – 70 (or minus 9 months to 70 if you prefer).
Parachutes and Kisses
"A hippie at thirty-nine – how embarrassing."
Krapp's Last Tape
"Thirty-nine today, sound as a bell, apart from my old weakness..."