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Echo Press Editorial: The freedom that comes with aging

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An Alexandria reader sent the newspaper an e-mail entitled “Aging and Friendship.”

We couldn’t track down the original author but the writer made interesting observations that are worth printing here.


If you’re getting up there in years, you’ll identify with it. If you’re not that “wise” yet, you will, hopefully, reach an age someday when these words will carry a deeper meaning. It was apparently written by someone who was asked what it was like to grow old. Here it is:

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