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Q&A for Those Over 60

Q: Where can single men over the age of 60 find younger women who are interested in them?
A: Try a bookstore, under Fiction.

Q: What can a man do while his wife is going through menopause? 196 more words

Stereotypes

When Memory Ages

His cowlick had a streak of grey–

so he brushed it over and slicked away

the signs of aging, signs of decay.

His fingers pulled and pressed at the bags… 204 more words

Poetry

Being the Primary Caretaker of Her Demented Father, “How Could He Forget Me!”

Caretaking of demented elderly, translated…

Patients who are diagnosed with dementia has a declining mental capacity, it’s such a tragic and sad process, and, the decline of mental capacity is not limited to the loss of memories, it’s often accompanied by the ability to make judgments as well as abstract thinking abilities on the decline as well, and, the whole thing combined, turned the matter into scenes after scenes of hard-to-deal with arguments and difficulties in one’s life. 825 more words

Life

Can You Imagine?

Can you imagine being so alone, so helpless that you’re stuck in the middle-divider of a busy road on an electric wheelchair with your batteries bust? 703 more words

Life

Our Five Weeks Holiday in 2010

From Sydney we did fly with Malaysian Airline to Kuala Lumpur. Our connecting flight was with KLM to Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam. From there we had another connecting flight with KLM to Tegel Airport in Berlin. 352 more words

Old Age

Weathered (A-Z Challenge Day 23)

There is a trend now in home furnishings to allow pieces to adopt a weathered appearance.  Worn edges, chips, flaws, fading …even rusting.  Metal objects with a patina finish are heavily sought after.   441 more words

Reflections

Life lessons in five months.

It’s been a minute since the last time I could get my head together and it’s been a whirlwind of emotions and events.

But, in the past five months, I have learned some insane things. 1,733 more words