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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

Leaving the world behind #2 - Meeting Old Nick

In the summer of 2016 I spent 6 weeks in a care facility following surgery on a multiple leg fracture. Six long weeks. Six weeks when I wondered what ever would become of me, six long weeks when I had time to contemplate what might lie ahead should I need care that could not be given by my family. 381 more words


Smiley Face+Book+Computer+Playing Card (You Totally Get It)

My husband and I were texting back and forth about the baby, who was napping in her car seat while I sat in the garage waiting for her to wake up. 249 more words

Friends & Family

March 10, 2017: For no raisin.

So, I think I came in on the middle of this conversation because I have no idea what led up to it.

Rowan:  For no reason!  187 more words

Lucy Stories

How Does an 80-year-old Plan his Year?

I turned 80 on January 7, and I’m feeling rather smug about it. Eva and I invited a great number of guests to just ‘be silly’ on my birthday, not wanting a big hoo-hah, but rather a co-mingling of a few sets of friends who don’t often, or ever before this, socialize with each other. 1,039 more words

Being Old