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A Perk of Old Age: No Long-Term Goals

An ‘appreciating old age’ story

© Dennett — Me Without a Long-Term Goal

Everyone complains about getting old — oh, the aches and pains, the hair in odd places or no hair in places where it should be, the forgetfulness, the dietary changes — getting old is difficult, so debilitating!

Yes, it can be. But getting old can also be great.




“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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