I Am Starting to Show Signs of Aging

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 59 People

    Getting Old Is The Goal

    I always say, "If you're not old, you're dead." I'm serious.
    LeisaWolf LeisaWolf
    51-55, F
    8 Responses Mar 21, 2010

    Every day I look in the mirror.

    I see my facial features change more now than I have in the past. One day I see the face of my paternal grandmother. Then about 2 days later, it's my maternal grandmother. I don't feel down on myself about aging at the moment. I am noticing the aging process. My skin is softer...
    SailorsAngel SailorsAngel
    41-45, F
    Sep 17, 2015

    How Old Is Old???? 43?

    It started with a pain in my abdomen when I was about 30.  A hernia?  WTF?  Wasn't I too young for a hernia?  Guess not. Nothing significant since then except that I couldn't run as fast nor nearly as long.  Well, that's okay..I don't run much anyway...
    bioyah bioyah
    41-45, M
    8 Responses Aug 28, 2008

    Before, i was always on the go.

    Ready to stroll, get drunk and wasted. Always having fun and doesn't take school seriously. Now, i don't want to go out. I just want to stay in bed after work. Watch movies. Eat sweets. I just want to stay at home. I think i am starting to show signs of aging. And i'm only 2...
    elel110993 elel110993
    22-25, F
    Nov 1, 2014

    I noticed my forehead wrinkles in a picture

    someone took of me today. My husband tells me he will love me even when I can't hide them anymore.
    rainallthedays rainallthedays
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Sep 9, 2014

    Aging Eyes At 34?

    I noticed this year, January of 2009, to be exact, that under my eyes, I was developing that puffiness I had seen other people with.  I freaked out.  I later noticed a couple of months later, the other eye starting to sink.  Now both eyes are sinking! I am now...
    glamorous34 glamorous34
    31-35
    1 Response Jul 2, 2009

    I looked at a photo of myself today

    and cried. I realize my beauty has expired. And no one has ever loved me for more than that.
    syntheticrhyme syntheticrhyme
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Apr 28, 2015

    Not Just Starting...

    My preparations for watching the Super Bowl consist of cleaning my TV screens, and requesting a late start at work for the following day. My, how things have changed.
    soledesperado soledesperado
    61-65, M
    Feb 4, 2012

    A Powerful and Fascinating New Resource!

    A poweful and fascinating resource just came up that is a comprehensive study, discussion, and community where all who age may congregate and grow young together.   I think all who have wanted to cheat aging should look into it and be an active member. I for one have...
    WaffleCheese WaffleCheese
    26-30
    Jul 10, 2009

    Yesterday I woke up and saw a vertical wrinkle

    on the side of my nose - not where people develop laugh lines but right above my nostril going upwards towards my eye. I stood in front of that mirror making all kinds of weird, scrunched up faces trying to figure out exactly how one gets a line *there*. Finally figured out it...
    SpilledSecrets SpilledSecrets
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 29

    I have a few strands of white hair

    but im only 16 years old tho.
    rsddhj rsddhj
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 18, 2014

    Burn...

    Life isn't like a bowl of cherries...it's more like a jar of jalapenos, what you do today might burn your a** tomorrow!
    Helper96 Helper96
    46-50, F
    1 Response Feb 16, 2012
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