Old-fashioned verse

This brief old-fashioned verse will give you an appropriate word.

My first is in father but not in dad
My second in lass and also lad
My third is in low but not in we
My last in life but not in be
If in my whole no one believes
For thirteen weeks I’ll give you leaves.

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FALL

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Old-fashioned verse

1. In 1990, a person is 15 years old. In 1995 that same person is 10 years old. How is this possible?

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The years are B.C. not A.D.

2. A man was born in 1955. He’s alive and well today at age 33. How is this possible?

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He was born in the hostpital with the room number 1955.

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