How to Know You are Getting Older....

Fred_G

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So, I go to a buddy's house, we go shooting, come home, open a beer and sit by the pool. A bit of talk about holsters and such, then we start talking about the best pain relieving creams... And I catch myself... Damn, I need to get an ice pack like that.

:(

Beats the alternative I guess. :)
 
My brother’s hair succumbed to gravity. It moved from his head to his back.....:D
I recall my grandmother, a mean, bitter, dried up, prunish kind of woman that had been a schoolteacher for 50 years. I was dutifully visiting, doing chores around the house that other cousins would not or could not do, I wiped the sweat from my head with a kerchief. She remarked caustically, 'I noticed your forehead was getting kind of long'. Now I understand why my grandfather started his day with coffee and bourbon, and ended his day with bourbon and coffee.
 
I recall my grandmother, a mean, bitter, dried up, prunish kind of woman that had been a schoolteacher for 50 years. I was dutifully visiting, doing chores around the house that other cousins would not or could not do, I wiped the sweat from my head with a kerchief. She remarked caustically, 'I noticed your forehead was getting kind of long'. Now I understand why my grandfather started his day with coffee and bourbon, and ended his day with bourbon and coffee.

Dunno, I would probably be the same if I spent half a century around OPK . . . other people's kids . . . .
 
when you go into a room and cannot remember why--several times for the same thing=SOMEtimers--sometimes I remember ,some times I DON't

when all your mail and email is for braces for your limbs,diapers, ED meds...

when you ache from your head to your toes...
 
I've got more grey in my beard than my actual hair color. Getting my haircut yesterday, the guy who's been cutting it for the past ~10 years looks at the top of my head and asks how old I am. Thinking he was looking at my rapidly thinning crown I said "46, why?"

"You have grey up here"

"Well, it'll finally start matching my beard then.":D

I'm just happy to have enough hair to go grey...
 
I've got more grey in my beard than my actual hair color. Getting my haircut yesterday, the guy who's been cutting it for the past ~10 years looks at the top of my head and asks how old I am. Thinking he was looking at my rapidly thinning crown I said "46, why?"

"You have grey up here"

"Well, it'll finally start matching my beard then.":D

I'm just happy to have enough hair to go grey...
Better for it to turn grey, than turn loose.
 

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