You're Old, I'm Old-- Get Used to It!

You're Old, I'm Old-- Get Used to It!

Twenty Reasons Why Growing Old Is Great

Paperback - 2012
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It's time to stop hiding that birth certificate!

Virginia Ironside wants you to know that getting old is a good thing-and not in that dreadful "sixty is the new forty" way. At sixty- five, she has no interest in pretending to be young and neither should you. Virginia celebrates all the "issues" that she and her fellow oldies embrace, including:



* Talking about ailments (and the fabulous meds that come with them)
* Grandchildren (the reward you get for not killing your children)
* Wisdom (random disorganized knowledge you get to put a fancy label on because you're old)

No-nonsense, wryly self-deprecating, and totally persuasive, You're Old, I'm Old . . . Get Used to It! unabashedly exalts the virtues of aging.

Publisher: New York : Plume, 2012.
ISBN: 9780452297432
0452297435
Characteristics: 215 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

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