My father was an enthusiast of palindromes and collected a number (I have no idea if any are original to him). I'm always happy to learn of others of interest.


Lewd did I live & evil I did dwel.

Sums are not set as a test on Erasmus.

Was it Ararat I saw?

Now saw ye no mosses or foam, or a redder aroma of roses; so money was won.

Now Ned I am a maiden won.

Rise to vote, sir.

Name now one man.

Pull up if I pull up.

Egad, a base tone denotes a bad age.

Gateman sees name, garage-man sees name-tag.

Was it a rat I saw?

See, slave, I demonstrate yet arts no medieval sees.

Here so long? No loser, eh?

Trade ye no mere moneyed art.

Evil is a name of a foeman, as I live.

In airy Sahara's level, Sarah a Syrian I.

Ban campus motto, "Bottoms up, MacNab."

Now ere we nine were held idle here, we nine were won.

"Deliver," demanded Nemesis, "emended, named, reviled."

I saw desserts, I'd no lemons, alas, no melon, distressed was I.

Ah, Aristides opposed it, sir, aha!

Sir, I demand - I am a maid named Iris.

Are we not drawn onward, we few, drawn onward to new era?

'Tis Ivan, on a visit.

"Not New York," Roy went on.

Yawn a more Roman way.

A man, a plan, a canal -- Panama!

Draw, O Caesar, erase a coward.

No, I save on final plan if no evasion.