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).
The Greening of Mrs Donaldson
"...she was fifty-five, an age when should she take her clothes off full light was to be avoided, hotel bathrooms always dangerous places."
Henderson the Rain King
"When I think of my condition at the age of fifty-five when I bought the ticket, all is grief."