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Older as I am

By santeewelding ·
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I still grow by fits and starts, reading the better here. True -- the increase in distance between the better fits and the starts -- but I hang in, I persist, and I grow.

Lesser helps, too. I am confirmed in what not to do.

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I am older today than I was yesterday,

by wizard57m_cnet Moderator In reply to Older as I am

although I do not think I grew any larger, not in stature or mass,
hopefully in knowledge. The present alternative to getting older
holds no appeal for me.

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Ever present alternative...

by AnsuGisalas In reply to I am older today than I w ...

we only start to see that when the truly unpleasant ways to get there start to look like no-shows.
Stuff happens and we learn - we are living.
Stuff happens, but we don't learn - we are dying.
Something like that?

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I figure

by boxfiddler Moderator In reply to Ever present alternative. ...

if we're not learning and growing, we're walking dead. I can't think of (much of) anything that's worse than stagnation.

I'm way too close to a couple of walking dead...

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Don't let them bite...

by AnsuGisalas In reply to I figure

protect your braaaaaains!

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