from women. (Then oh me, say if there is a particle of happiness in the world.
[The idea is that none of the stages of life, begining rom the embryo, are worth livingas they are attended with serious drawbacks.]
व्याघव तिष्ठति जरा परितर्जयन्ती
38. Old age loons (Chead} fightering Ten like a tigress ; (different diseases affilict the (human) body like enemies; life is flowing away like water running out of a leaky vessel ; stati, how wonderful, that mat goes on doing w[cked deeds !
भोगा भंगुरवृत्तयो बहुविधतैरेव चायं भनः
39. Manifold and transitory in sature are the enjoyments and of such is this world ride up. So what for would you andler atout here, O men ? Cease exerting yourselves for the1. and if you put faith in our word, on its Supreme Foundation (lit, abode concentrate your mind,