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).
A Widow For One Year
"At forty-one, Ruth was ten or more years older than any of the other women in the Rokin gym..."
Slaughterhouse-Five, or The Children's Crusade
"He was forty-one years old, and he was visiting his decrepit mother at Pine Knoll, an old people's home he had put her in only a month before."