Things That Surprised Me About Getting Old

Larrylambert
The Haven
Published in
3 min readMar 26, 2022

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It got here a lot faster than I expected.

Cartoon by Lambert-King

I got married when I was 20. I had heard that you turn around a couple of times and you’re old. That really has proven to be the case. I remember when I was a kid and we were traveling from Illinois to Oklahoma and wondering if we would ever get there. We eventually did, but it seemingly took forever. When it came to getting old, the trip was…

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Larrylambert
The Haven

You probably don't know my name, but have likely seen my work. I've written for numerous syndicated cartoon strips and my gags have appeared in national pubs.