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All I had to do was place the form under his door, and then he would sign it for me.

This is what the Care Plan Sister had told me. So the General Practitioner did sign it for me when I went to the Medical Centre on Monday. 89 more words


Short Story - 'Mundy House'

This is a short story I wrote in my second year of university. It didn’t get me the highest mark possible due to the predictable and clichéd ending but I am actually very proud of it. 3,341 more words

Care Home


My BHPee*

If I go to pee, I poop
If I want to poop, I pee
If the urge to pee and poop comes on simultaneously – nothing happens. 48 more words

Old Age

Last Lunch

I was in a neighborhood bistro having a salad,  when a very rattled woman came in.

I watched her dart around the restaurant like the Secret Service finally choosing a table adjacent to mine easily seating 6.   281 more words

New York City



In the unscheduled post which appeared here on my birthday (October 18th), my youngest daughter let the cat out of the bag — her old dog of a dad had just turned certifiably ancient, though I didn’t feel more than a day older than I did on October 17 as a young pup of 79. 434 more words


Proud to be old - About growing old

Today this topic came up, and I mentioned Leonora Carrington’s reply to some young people who told her — to flatter her — “You’re young at heart”. 62 more words

Education For Equality

Woman says she feels ‘fantastic’ after giving birth to 3rd child at age 62

Lina Alvarez, a doctor from Galicia, Spain, said she felt “fantastic” and “couldn’t feel happier” after giving birth to her third child … at 62. Alvarez gave birth to her daughter two weeks early, through a Caesarean section, after she had been admitted to the hospital suffering from high blood pressure. 195 more words

Health And Fitness