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409. Epigram-The Raptures of Folly

409. Epigram-The Raptures of Folly

THOU greybeard, old Wisdom! may boast of thy treasures;
Give me with young Folly to live;
I grant thee thy calm-blooded, time-settled pleasures,
But Folly has raptures to give.



Poem 409. Epigram-The Raptures of Folly - Robert Burns