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Tuesday, July 16, 2013

I'm feeling older. Yesterday was my youngest's birthday. For some reason, his getting older makes me more aware of getting older than my birthday does! I was able to spend time with him over the weekend and did call him on his birthday.
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    I don't mind the getting older part so much as the thought I'll miss what is going on here on earth after I'm gone! Maybe I can still get a glimpse from heaven!
    1195 days ago
    I know what you mean. I'll be sixty this month. SIXTY?! When did THAT happen? My DD tells me I look in my mid-40' son is gonna be 30, same age as I was when I had him!
    Inside I still feel young, but the body - arthritis - reminds me that the years have indeed passed. Let's just be grateful for the time we have and make a difference with the rest of our lives! Shel
    1195 days ago
    I understand about the age thing. I kept telling people my oldest was 37 when I finally realized she was 39. Oh well. Time marches on.
    1196 days ago
  • EDWARDS1411
    I admire people that don't mind getting older - because I sure do and I don't like it one bit because as time passes more aches and pains with the joints, ligaments and tendons increases. I don't buy into the 60's are the new 40's - baloney - whoever makes these things up hasn't been there yet! Happy B-Day to your youngest!!!
    1196 days ago
  • WILLOW49
    I don't mind getting older. At least I'm here to enjoy it! I never thought I'd live past 33....but I'm still here!
    1196 days ago
    My kids have the same effect on me...I can deny my age and believe I am the age my head tells me until they have a birthday. Then the math doesn't work-LOL
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  • CHERYLA2012
    It's the children who are getting older, not you... at least that's what my Mom likes to say!
    1197 days ago
  • PICKIE98
    Remember the alternative Patricia!! You see it every day... you are not older, you are merely a History Expert!
    1197 days ago
    Actually, getting older is nothing to really be afraid of. Most people I know are more content the older they get. That is to a point. That might be that final chapter in life that is way down the road for most people. Glenn
    1197 days ago
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