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 Easter Parade
"'I didn’t walk around like a man without skin, without flesh, worrying about what people thought of me. I wasn’t –' he lowered his voice to show that this next point would be the most telling and damning of all – ‘I wasn’t forty-three years old.’"