I Am Over 60

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 72 People

    60 ?? Your Just Kids--70 Is Tha Age To Be

    At the age of sixty six I decided I might end up as a couch potato, sold sold everything up, and moved here to western France. Couldn't speak the language, nor understand the rudimentaries of French life, six years on and I'm lovng every minute of it.
    oldharryx oldharryx
    70+, M
    5 Responses Sep 14, 2012

    What Happened?

    I'm over 60 ah heck I will be sixty three next month. I retired 10 years ago and have still been working,(on the side) even though i didn't have too. I have lost my dad my mother and brother, over the last few years and never realize how much I miss them.I was left the family...
    rjw62 rjw62
    61-65, M
    1 Response Jun 27, 2011

    Thus Far Has The Mighty Lord Led

    Never thought I would be over 60. Many mistakes made, many good things done, many things I regret. So happy that the good Lord has given me more years. I have had the pleasure to see a few grandchildren and 1 great grand child. An awesome feeling. A life well lived. Saw the...
    chrisgaza chrisgaza
    56-60, M
    Nov 10, 2013

    I'm Just 60

    Hello allI'm just 60 and loving life. Was married and have been divorced now for 5 years.-married to a serial adulterer-  Have a lovely family who supported me throughout. Worked hard all my life and so managed to pay to get a good divorce agreement. Couldn't believe that my ex...
    huncamunca huncamunca
    61-65
    Jan 18, 2012

    Learning To Be Alone And Over 60!

    Today July 29th, 2012Each day I plan nothing….nothing at all! My day makes it’s own way…..and I follow.Coffee, the news, facebook all find their way to my chair. An hour or 2 and sometimes more, goes by effortlessly, and I force a bath, to be clean in my nothingness.My...
    Chelle104 Chelle104
    61-65, F
    6 Responses Jul 29, 2012

    HI i'M A WIDOW MARRIED 46 YEARS TO A MILITARY

    MAN, REALLY FEELING THE LOSS, WANT TO CHAT WITH NEW PEOPLE, AM ITALIAN AND HAVE THAT ETHNIC PERSONALITY....
    fergetaboutit fergetaboutit
    70+, F
    3 Responses May 11, 2014

    Hi

    Im single woman living in oslo. I am retired, I dont make to much plans. My hobbies are reading, music, swim, and IT. I like to meet new people.
    Jade60 Jade60
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Nov 30, 2012

    Yes, I'm Over 60...

    .....60 and 7 months, to be exact. In february I'll be 61. Can I PLEASE retire then? Ugh! I'm soooooo tired, weary, of working. It's a rat race. And these younger people. Ugh! Gimme a break. They are a pain in the keyster. They're OLD. I mean real pieces of work. Soured on...
    icancleararoom icancleararoom
    56-60
    2 Responses Sep 5, 2010

    I'm Over 60, Too!

    Actually, I just turned 63. I live in Western Oregon, I'm retired, and I live in a totally sexless marriage. She has no sexual desire what-so-ever. I enjoy the outdoors, but I don't hunt or fish! I love to photograph nature. I also love to read, listen to music, and do volunteer...
    retiredman retiredman
    61-65, M
    5 Responses Jan 17, 2011

    Think Young, Stay Young

    I'm staying "49 and holding" -- have been for a couple decades now! Go figure?! When I retired, I could finally schedule my day around the weather > if it rains, I have something ready to read or go to the library to research for my own edification (not a company project...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 8, 2012

    When I started here at EP.

    I joined the "I am over 50" group. Now I am in the " I am over 60" group. Hoping to make it to the " I am over 70" group in a few years.
    marriedup marriedup
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Dec 11, 2014

    Is That Really Me In The Mirror? What Happened?

    Hello everyone, I've just joined so here is a little about me. I was born on the day war was declared, about 15 minutes before the announcement. My father always said I was the cause of it. lol I live alone with my cat. My main interest is my computer, I bought one about 6...
    Westcountrylass Westcountrylass
    70+, F
    1 Response Jul 7, 2013

    Boy this is a difficult one.

    It seems like the years just crept up on me. I am looking at few more years if I'm lucky. I look back on my life and all of the stupid mistakes I've made and how I can't change that part. I have wasted so many good moments and now it's just too late and difficult to start...
    JBird100 JBird100
    56-60, F
    Mar 23, 2016

    Over 70

    I'm not only over 60---I'm over 70!! Amazing, I don't feel a day over 69. Which is also a good number.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses May 10, 2011

    I have always had large breasts

    and have hated them since I was 12, it has been frustrating and annoying as it was a struggle for me to wear what I wanted without getting stared at or commented upon. Because of my mostly negative experiences with large breasts, I decided to do my thesis on body image of women...
    sammyanne84 sammyanne84
    31-35, F
    Mar 17, 2016

    Hi

    Im single woman living in oslo. I am retired, I dont make to much plans. My hobbies are reading, music, swim, and IT. I like to meet new people.
    Jade60 Jade60
    56-60, F
    Nov 30, 2012

    Where'd The Years Go?

    Just discovered this site 1/19/2013. Am 68 but look 58, still very young at heart, body and mind. Yeah, I retired at 62 but wish I hadn't because I wasn't ready for it....did it because spouse told me he wanted a divorce which led to my inability to concentrate and be...
    Jan 20, 2013

    Feel Broken

    After living together for over 20 years my boyfriend told me he wants me out of his house. He found someone new. She is 62 years old. She looks like me, short gray hair. She like me has 2 dogs. I love this man. I cannot understand why he is doing this. My whole world is now...
    2timeloser 2timeloser
    56-60
    1 Response Jul 30, 2012
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