Are We Really as Old as We Feel?

Micah Ward
Crow’s Feet
Published in
4 min readAug 18, 2023

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And do we have to be?

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I just celebrated my 67th Happy Birthday and I’m feeling pretty good. But I wonder if this is how I’m supposed to feel at this point in my life. If I was asked how 67 feels I would have to answer, “Compared to what?”

Do I feel 67? I don’t have a clue! I’ve never given much thought to how any particular age would or should feel. We all age differently and each…

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Micah Ward
Crow’s Feet

Micah is a retiree who writes, runs, prays and enjoys craft beer in the rolling hills of central Tennessee. He goes to the ocean when he can.