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When weariness weighs you down,

and you wear your age like a battered old crown.

When each step through life you take,

causes your heart to nearly break. 21 more words


Older than 65 and a new father: 5 other well-known figures who have done it

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger fathered his eighth child at the age of 73, with his 29-year-old American ballet dancer girlfriend Melanie Hamrick. 315 more words

Current Affairs

382. Age 

About my birthday (which happened recently)…

Age is such a strange affair,

It adds some ridges,

Takes some hair,

Expands gut,

A triste affair,

Until you know it’s not. 35 more words

Eli Woodbine

Happiness cannot be bought

Recently I have spent a fair amount of time considering the human question, for various reasons.

  • Sure, being good looking undoubtedly helps smoothe a path in life.
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Assisted Dying, Mental Illness, & Patient Age

Ellen Wiebe, a physician who has provided medical assistance in dying, discusses her views about providing this service when the request is from a young person suffering from mental illness. 824 more words

Law & Policy

Days of my life

I am making a piece of work that might be called days of my life. Over 22,000 of them and rising as each day passes! 207 more words

With age, the degree of challenge is proportional to the satisfaction experienced

“Youth’s a stuff that will not endure” said the English poet Shakespeare. Rightly so. As mortal beings, it is inconceivable to be young forever; that is, unless an elixir for life is invented by budding alchemists. 1,029 more words