I Am Afraid to Grow Old

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    Are you afraid of growing old?

    I am. But it will be more bearable if you don't have to sleep alone. Hope this little story makes you smile. An older couple was lying in bed one night. The husband was falling asleep but the wife was in a romantic mood and wanted to talk. She said: "You used to hold my hand...
    novembermoon novembermoon
    46-50, F
    Jun 21, 2015

    I'm afraid to grow old due to more people dying

    and the physical effects of it, but I'm also afraid to die because at the same time I also want to live a long, healthy life and know the future and have a great one. I don't want to know what happens after I die though, especially if it's nothing cause I don't want life to just...
    Emsickles Emsickles
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Jul 20, 2015

    Will I become forgetful

    or worse forgotten? This is quite hilarious. Three sisters ages 92, 94 and 96 live in a house together. One night the 96-year old draws a bath. She puts her foot in and pauses. She yells to the other sisters, "Was I getting in or out of the bath?" The 94-year old yells back...
    novembermoon novembermoon
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jun 21, 2015
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