Palindromes

    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.

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