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CONSOLATIONS IN GROWING OLDER

Jul 24th, 2013 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

There are consolations in growing older. In spite of some of the evidence to the contrary, we can all list those, there are rich rewards in coming to an advanced age. The challenge is to recognize those shifts in our patterns of living. Some are subtle. Some dramatic. Others are refreshing. While still others are challenging.

They come upon us with consummate regularity. We are not, if we are in charge of ourselves, held captive by the changes of living, the shifts in our living, the adjustments required.

Most of us are subject to mistakes, errors in judgment, choices that weren’t smart. But all of us, if we wish it, are capable of a second shot, a chance to improve on what we have been. While do overs aren’t in the book, a changed perspective is. We can learn