Is 70 Old?

It certainly sounded old 50 years ago

Photo by Joe Hepburn on Unsplash

Somehow, the ages ending in 0 seem big. I guess it’s because we’re starting a new decade. We spend 10 years saying we’re twenty-something or fifty-something, and then, voila, one day we have to start our ages with another number. The 5 years are special, too, because we’re halfway to the next number, but those 0’s are the biggest.

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Jo An Fox-Wright Maddox

Jo An Fox-Wright Maddox

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Former English professor ponders life, love, and how to leap tall buildings in a single bound.