“Wisdom of the Aged” / Memorable Fancies #1342

Thanks to medical advances, people now live to ages undreamed of even a few years ago. Being aged is now seen as a sign of having lived a pure life, healthy in spirit and body, not given to drugs or crime. When a family member dies, the family keeps it secret, tells neighbors that grandpa can still lift weights, that he still makes a kind of sense when he speaks, at least if you know what to listen for. <END> Buy it at amazon.com/author/terencekuch: Pictures of the Invisible, a … [Read more...]