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Gone is the child

Gone is the child
That young man
I remember so well

Eighty years of living
Some of it hard
Some of dangerous

Much loving
Much heartbreak… 40 more words

Being Old

Ice breakers

I had my first on-campus, in-person class a couple nights ago and at the beginning of it, we did the standard ice breaker game “Two Truths and a Lie.” 66 more words

Adult Student

What Do You See?

“What do you see, when you see me?”

I had it all when I was young.

My body was strong and confident,

And I had friends with whom I hung. 274 more words


Frankly, if you're not a book collector, you will find this post boring

There is nothing more exciting than a new empty bookshelf. You can just look at it and imagine all the great books you’re going to fill it with. 1,071 more words


We Don’t Get Old In A Vacuum


Abraham breathed his last and died in a ripe old age, an old man and satisfied with life; and he was gathered to his people. 907 more words

Word Writing - Dream Casting

Old Man And His Hat

In our tranquil subdivision lives an old man I do not know by name, but known by his amiable features.

He loves to walk every morning and afternoon. 491 more words


When I am an old woman

Tuesday, I was a chaperone for a group of third graders at the zoo, and as we were leaving I met the woman I want to be when I am very old.   473 more words

Tickles My Afthead