Book: Groans From Old Bones by William F.E. Morley (1920 – )
Book Review: Leonard Dabydeen
In the early 20th century, Edith Wharton (1862-1937) of the Age of Innocence (1920) fame wrote:
In spite of illness, in spite even of the archenemy sorrow, one can remain alive long past the usual date of disintegration if one is unafraid of change, insatiable in intellectual curiosity, interested in big things, and happy in a small way.
And D.H. Lawrence (1885-1930) of the canon publication of Sons and Lovers (1913) and Lady Chatterley’s Lover (1928), wrote in the first stanza of his poem, Beauty of Old Age: