Daily Prompt: Age-Old Questions

The Daily Post – Daily Prompt

http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_prompt/age-old-questions/

Age-Old Questions

“Age is just a number,” says the well-worn adage. But is it a number you care about, or one you tend (or try) to ignore?

~~~~~~~

In my mind and in my heart, I feel like I’m eighteen. My body feels like I’m one-hundred-twenty. On good days, I tend to forget my real age. On bad days, I think about my real age and how it is not really old. Why, then, do I feel so old?

I do tend to ignore my age just like I tend to ignore all my health problems, all my aches and pains, and all my heartbreaks.

 

 

5 thoughts on “Daily Prompt: Age-Old Questions

Add yours

  1. About aging. Until you are 80, you are “young.” After that, you are “venerable,” and people should bow to you when you pass them. But like many other “shoulds,” this rarely happens.

    Blessings and Bear hugs, from a young Bear!

    Like

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: