I need Yes I am old but I saw Duran on stage shirt. Given that this won’t go away anytime soon, shouldn’t older people have the right to decide for themselves how they want to spend the time they have left? At this point, we older folks have all been through a lot- it’s just one more experience to transcend. As an “elder”, I can tell you that a large part of growing older is coming to terms with our own deaths. We know it is going to happen and it isn’t that many years away. One gets used to the idea. Great article. I yelled loudly at my mother who loves to go to Costco. I just tell her now I’m sorry she is putting herself at risk and others in her building but is her choice and not within my control
Not everyone is afraid to die. Even I still smoke. One way to face the fear of death is to contemplate seriously about existential questions Yes I am old but I saw Duran on stage shirt. Some governments have become helicopter parents these days which is quite irritating. My mom will not stay home alone if I have to go to the store. I used to let her come into the grocery store with me, but she allowed people to come close to her and hold conversations. I don’t let her out of the car anymore. It is so true! My mother-in-law is testing the limits at 88 and going over to her boyfriend’s house who is hanging out with his pals. We have warned her several times.