AGING

I’m Old!

How About You?

This photo was taken when I was only 64.

I just turned 66. I’m old! A senior! Venerable! Entitled to respect! (And discounts!)

I’m happy to be Old. My mother died, too young, at age of 57. It breaks my heart to think of everything she missed by not reaching old age.

And yet when I proudly call myself Old, I’m met with resistance from my fellow seniors, including one colleague…

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