"Turning Eighty: A Birthday Poem"

"Turning Eighty: A Birthday Poem"

"Turning Eighty: A Birthday Poem"

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Dec. 27 2004 12:10 PM

"Turning Eighty: A Birthday Poem"

It is a breath-taking near-death experience.








David Ferry is a poet, a translator of poetry, and a professor of English at Wellesley College.