A Quote by William Wordsworth on age and victory

The monumental pomp of age Was with this goodly personage; A stature undepressed in size, Unbent, which rather seemed to rise In open victory o'er the weight Of seventy years, to loftier height.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: The White Doe of Rylstone. Canto iii.

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