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Old 12-20-2020, 12:58 PM
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Originally Posted by rick-slo View Post
How much time have you spent reading Shakespeare or Yeats this last year?
Ok, touche, about as much time as I spent listening to Dylan.

But I did read a lot of other classics and novels by fine authors.

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Originally Posted by rick-slo View Post
Put a melody to the following and see if it makes it into the top forty.

"Can death be sleep, when life is but a dream,
And scenes of bliss pass as a phantom by?
The transient pleasures as a vision seem,
And yet we think the greatest pain's to die.

How strange it is that man on earth should roam,
And lead a life of woe, but not forsake
His rugged path; nor dare he view alone
His future doom which is but to awake."
I would like to hear that rapped.

edit: found this, lol


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