When You Get to My Age

entry picture

When You Get to My Age


When you get to my age

You say just what you think

What others think don't bother you

Rinky dinky dink


When you get to my age

I write down what I want

Don't care about the colour

Don't care about the font


You hurry and put down on page

What's inside your head

'Cause when you get to my age

Time is limited


Don Matthews August 2019





◄ Like-Minders Society Renewed Attempt to Heal Rift With Traditional Poets Association

Publish-Time ►


Profile image

M.C. Newberry

Sun 10th Nov 2019 16:09

Beware Don -
When you highlight age
It might become the rage -
Seeing folk who can't wait
To be like you - eighty eight!
(OK - I ex-ag-gerate!!) 😍
P.S. Or as the old saying tells us:
It's not the years in your life -,
It's the life in your years.

Profile image


Sun 10th Nov 2019 10:27

And Don, we wouldn't want you to write any other way! The rinky dinky dink line did make me laugh too.

Profile image


Sun 10th Nov 2019 09:00

Well put 'Old Friend'

Time is running out for us all.

Its just running faster for some...

Time is gonna get you, time is gonna get you!

Po: staying ahead of the game

If you wish to post a comment you must login.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Find out more Hide this message