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Old Age: Maurice Chevalier

Being 70 years old is not bad – when you consider the alternative Maurice Chevalier (1889-1972) The song ‘I remember it well’ is from the film ‘Gigi’

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Resumé: Dorothy Parker

Razors pain you; Rivers are damp; Acids stain you; And drugs cause cramp. Guns aren’t lawful; Nooses give; Gas smells awful; You might as well live. And here is the poem read by Dorothy Parker herself: Dorothy Parker Resumé The … Continue reading

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