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).
"She was not old yet. She had just broken into her fifty-second year. Months and months of it were still untouched. June, July, August!"
The Lives and Loves of a She-Devil
"It was his fifty-first birthday, and he had no one with whom to celebrate – if such a day merited celebration. "