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Old 02-04-2013, 01:33 PM   #241
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i feel very old today. knowing another birthday is coming up soon and i will turn fifty years old. my father just recently turned seventy and my brother, his family and the wife and i celebrated his birthday by taking out to eat at a nice steakhouse,

i do look back and wonder where has the time gone and how did it slip past so quickly that sometimes it just seems like yesterday, and sometime just so long ago.

as my father tells us, everyday above ground is a good day. and if we all live long enough, we all get to grow old.
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i feel very old today. knowing another birthday is coming up soon and i will turn fifty years old..
i do look back and wonder where has the time gone and how did it slip past so quickly that sometimes it just seems like yesterday, and sometime just so long ago.

I remember making a comment like this to my Dad when I turned fifty. He said SonI would give anything to be fifty again! Put a little perspective on it for me.

Turning fifty sometimes is different. Its like topping the mountain of life and for the first time you can see the end of the road ahead.

As for the time slipping away, I assure you the coming years will slip by even faster. And there will come a time when, when you look to the future you can only realistically see 10 years (at best!) in front of you.

Then you think how quickly the last ten years passed.

Its a sobering thought.

Makes me want to check the level in the Jack Black bottle!

In the meantime, live every day to its' fullest.

Best Birthday wishes to you!

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You know your getting there when it takes you as long to put your face on as it does your wife!

Teeth ,nose hairs , 14 ear hairs to cut , eyes , etc.!
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Aging is my proof that time is a variable.

When a child turns two, the past year was INCREDIBLY 1/2 of his life.

When a man turns 50, the past year was ONLY 1/50th of his life. Seniors Thread - The Club House
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My left shoulder, left elbow, left thumb hurt. So does my right hip and knee.
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LOL! Oh, so true!
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So's , all in all , your doin A-OK then ?.........
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Aging is my proof that time is a variable.

When a child turns two, the past year was INCREDIBLY 1/2 of his life.

When a man turns 50, the past year was ONLY 1/50th of his life. Seniors Thread - The Club House

Stop it!

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